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Dr Anne Webster MP

Dr Anne Webster MP

Member for Mallee, Victoria

Positions
Chair of Joint Standing Committee on the National Capital and External Territories
Party
The Nationals
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office 1

(Principal Office)

1/146A Eighth Street
Mildura, VIC, 3500

Postal address

PO Box 1133
Mildura, VIC, 3502

Telephone:
(03) 5021 5987

Electorate Office 2

252 Campbell Street
Swan Hill, VIC, 3585

Postal address

252 Campbell Street
Swan Hill, VIC, 3585

Telephone:
(03) 50321436
Local Call*:
1300 131 620

*Calls will be charged at a local rate. Charges may vary for mobile phones

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4027
Fax:
(02) 6277 8406

Speeches

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Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Mallee, Victoria, 2019.
Committee service
  • Joint Statutory: Human Rights from 4.7.2019.
  • Joint Standing: National Capital and External Territories from 4.3.2020 (Chair from 26.3.2020).
  • Joint Select: Implementation of the National Redress Scheme from 10.2.2020.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Agriculture and Water Resources from 4.7.2019; Communications and the Arts from 4.7.2019 to 4.3.2020; Infrastructure, Transport and Cities from 4.7.2019 to 4.3.2020; Social Policy and Legal Affairs from 4.7.2019; Infrastructure, Transport and Cities from 10.6.2020.
Party positions
  • Treasurer of The Nationals' Mildura/Sunraysia Branch (Vic.) from 2012 to 2013.
  • Member of The Nationals' State Council (Vic.) from 2013 to 2015.
  • Member of The Nationals' Board of Management (Vic.) from 2013 to 2014.
  • Secretary and Treasurer of The Nationals' Mildura Australian Electoral District Council (Vic.) from 2014 to 2015.
Personal
  • Born 19.5.1959, Strathfield, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • (AMusA) (University of Melbourne).
  • (BSocWrk(Hons)) (La Trobe University).
  • (BA) (La Trobe University).
  • (PhD) (Australian National University).
  • Parenting from 1983.
  • Music teacher and performer from 1990 to 2002.
  • Professional seamstress from 1990 to 2000.
  • School music teacher from 1990 to 2008.
  • Image Consultant from 2000 to 2007.
  • Founder and Director of Zoe Support Australia from 2011 to 2019.
Electorate
  • Name: Mallee
  • Location: The Division of Mallee consists of: Buloke Shire Council, Central Goldfields Shire Council, Gannawarra Shire Council, Hindmarsh Shire Council, Horsham Rural City Council, Loddon Shire Council, Mildura Rural City Council, Swan Hill Rural City Council, West Wimmera Shire Council, Yarriambiack Shire Council, part of the Northern Grampians Shire Council, and part of the Pyrenees Shire Council.
  • Area: 81,962 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 113,767 (at 14.6.2019)
  • Industries: Dried fruit, citrus and stone fruit, wheat and cereals, wool, sheep, vegetables, vineyards, olive oil, dairy and beef cattle, meat works, mining and flour milling.
Honours
  • Full Commonwealth Scholarship for PhD.
  • Dean's Honour Roll, 2007.
  • Dean's Honour Roll, 2008.
  • Dean's Honour Roll, 2009.
  • Golden Key Member, 2010.
  • Lachlan Macquarie Internship Scholarship, 2011.
  • Victorian Government Scholarship, 2012.
Publications
  • The Legacy, Legality and Legitimacy of Adopting Out. Examining the Legitimacy of Adoption Through Birth Mother Experiences, National Library of Australia, 2018.