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Hon Michelle Landry MP

Hon Michelle Landry MP

Member for Capricornia, Queensland

Positions
Assistant Minister for Children and Families
Assistant Minister for Northern Australia
Party
Liberal National Party of Queensland
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office 1

(Principal Office)

3/71-73 Denham Street
Rockhampton, QLD, 4700

Postal address

PO Box 1919
Rockhampton, QLD, 4700

Telephone:
(07) 4922 6604
Fax:
(07) 4922 6607

Electorate Office 2

Shop 8, Sarina Beach Road Shopping Centre
13 Sarina Beach Road
Sarina, QLD, 4737

Postal address

Shop 8, Sarina Beach Road Shopping Centre 13 Sarina Beach Road
Sarina, QLD, 4737

Telephone:
(07) 4943 2722

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4283
Fax:
(02) 6277 8566

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Capricornia, Queensland, 2013. Re-elected 2016 and 2019.
Parliamentary positions
  • Member of the Speaker's Panel from 12.2.2015 to 9.5.2016.
Ministerial appointments
  • Assistant Minister for Children and Families from 28.8.2018.
  • Assistant Minister for Northern Australia from 6.2.2020.
Committee service
  • Joint Standing: Northern Australia from 14.9.2016 to 1.7.2019.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Agriculture and Industry from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Indigenous Affairs from 4.12.2013 to 25.9.2014; Industry, Innovation, Science and Resources from 14.9.2016 to 11.4.2019 (Chair from 14.9.2016 to 6.2.2018); Privileges and Members' Interests from 14.9.2016 to 11.4.2019; Health, Aged Care and Sport from 6.2.2018 to 11.4.2019.
Parliamentary party positions
  • Member of the Coalition Backbench Committee on Industry from 2013.
  • Member of the Coalition Backbench Committee on Social Services from 2013.
  • Nationals Whip in the House of Representatives from 30.8.2016 to 8.2.2018.
  • Nationals Chief Whip in the House of Representatives from 8.12.2018.
Party positions
  • Treasurer of the Liberal National Party Capricornia Federal Electorate Council from 2009 to 2013.
Other positions
  • Co-convener of the Parliamentary Friendship Group for the Red Cross.
  • Member of the Parliamentary Friendship Group for Polio Survivors.
  • Member of the Parliamentary Friendship Group for National Rugby League.
  • Member of the Parliamentary Friends of the ABC Group.
Personal
  • Born 15.10.1962, Rockhampton, Australia
  • Single
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • Pathology and medical biochemistry laboratory assistant from 1978 to 1985.
  • Supervisor at the National Australia Bank from 1985 to 2007.
  • Book-keeper and property management in family construction business from 1999 to 2009.
  • Small business owner from 2007 to 2013.
  • Electorate officer from 2010 to 2012.
Electorate
  • Name: Capricornia
  • Location: The Division of Capricornia consists of: Isaac Regional Council, Livingstone Shire Council, part of the Mackay Regional Council, part of the Rockhampton Regional Council, and part of the Whitsunday Regional Council.
  • Area: 90,903 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 102,585 (at 11.6.2019)
  • Industries: Primary production, grains, beef cattle, grazing, fishing, coal mining, meat works, dairy products and tourism.