Mrs Natasha Griggs MP


Former Member

Country Liberal Party
House of Representatives


Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Solomon, Northern Territory, 2010 and 2013. Defeated at general elections 2016.
Parliamentary positions
  • Member, Speaker's Panel from 14.11.13 to 9.5.16.
Committee service
  • House of Representatives Standing: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs from 25.10.10 to 5.8.13; Petitions from 10.2.15 to 9.5.16.
  • Joint Standing: National Capital and External Territories from 20.8.12 to 20.8.15; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 2.2.16 to 9.5.16.
  • Joint Select: Australia's Immigration Detention Network from 16.8.11 to 21.5.12; Northern Australia from 9.12.13 to 9.5.16.
  • Born 24.1.1969, Adelaide, SA.
  • Married.
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • BBus (Northern Territory).
  • Graduate Certificate in Management (Syd. - Nepean).
  • Various NT Government positions 1990-99.
  • Manager (NT), Dialog Information Technology 1999-2003.
  • Relationship manager, CSM Technology 2003-05.
  • Manager (NT), Fujitsu Australia 2005-07.
  • Manager (NT), SRA Information Technology 2007-09.
  • Project Manager, NT Government 2009-10.
Local government service
  • Alderman, City of Palmerston 2008-09.
  • Deputy Mayor, City of Palmerston 2009-10.
    Description: inner metropolitan.
    Location: Darwin and urban fringes; it includes the cities of Darwin and Palmerston.
    Area: 337 sq km (approx.).
    Electors enrolled: 63 163 (at 7.9.13).
    Industries: tourism, horticulture, fishing and light industry.
    Territory electorates: Solomon includes the Northern Territory Legislative Assembly electorates of Blain, Brennan, Casuarina, Fannie Bay, Fong Lim, Johnston, Karama, Nightcliff, Port Darwin, Sanderson, Wanguri and parts of Drysdale and Nelson.