Dr Mike Freelander MP

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Member for Macarthur, New South Wales

Positions
Deputy Chair of Standing Committee on Health, Aged Care and Sport
Party
Australian Labor Party
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

37 Queen Street
Campbelltown, NSW, 2560

Postal address

P.O. BOX 88
Campbelltown, NSW, 2560

Telephone:
(02) 4620 0293
Fax:
(02) 4620 4414

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 2311
Fax:
(02) 6277 8537

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Macarthur, New South Wales, 2016. Re-elected 2019.
Committee service
  • Joint Standing: Northern Australia from 15.9.2016 to 12.10.2016; Parliamentary Library from 15.9.2016.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Health, Aged Care and Sport from 15.9.2016 (Deputy Chair from 25.7.2019); Social Policy and Legal Affairs from 12.10.2016.
Personal
  • Born 23.4.1953, Sydney, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • MBBS (University of Sydney)
  • FRACP (Royal Australasian College of Physicians)
  • Paediatrician, 1978-2016
Electorate
  • Description: Macarthur
  • Location: south-western outskirts of Sydney; it includes the centres of Airds, Blairmount, Bradbury, Camden, Campbelltown, Catherine Field, Claymore, Currans Hill, Denham Court, Glen Alpine, Gilead, Harrington Park, Ingleburn, Leppington, Leumeah, Menangle Park, Minto, Oran Park, Raby, Rosemeadow, St. Andrews, St. Helens Park and Wedderburn.
  • Area: 363 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 104,857 (at 2.7.2016)
  • Industries: commercial, service, small business and light industrial activities, fruit, vegetable, fodder crops and wine production.
Publications
  • 'Nebuhaler versus nebuliser in children with acute asthma', with PP Van Asperen, British Medical Journal, pp. 1873-74, 1984
  • 'Syndrome diagnosis with single-nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) microarray', (with M Edwards, S Brescianini, C Allgood, R Dunstan, P Patradoon-Ho, R Chin, L Morgan, T Pervez, M Legendre, T Burgess, S Amselem and J Whitehall), Journal of Paediatric Child Health, pp. 85-89 30.7.2015