Mr Phillip Thompson OAM, MP


Member for Herbert, Queensland

Liberal National Party of Queensland
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

Nathan Business Centre
Cnr Ross River Road & Nathan Street
Cranbrook, QLD, 4814

Postal address

PO Box 226
Aitkenvale BC, QLD, 4814

(07) 4725 2066
(07) 4725 2088

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

(02) 6277 4418
(02) 6277 8471


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Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Herbert, Queensland, 2019.
Committee service
  • Joint Standing: Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 23.7.2019; Northern Australia from 23.7.2019.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Agriculture and Water Resources from 4.7.2019; Indigenous Affairs from 4.7.2019.
  • House of Representatives Select: Regional Australia from 17.9.2019.
  • Name: Herbert
  • Location: The Division of Herbert consists of: Palm Island Aboriginal Shire Council, part of Hinchinbrook Shire Council, and part of the Townsville City Council.
  • Area: 941 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 108,453 (at 10.6.2019)
  • Industries: Copper, nickel and zinc refineries, bulk sugar terminal, and tropical fruits, prawn and fishing industry, beef cattle and tourism. Townsville, noted for its port facilities, is also home to James Cook University, the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority and large defence establishments at Lavarack Barracks (Army) and Garbutt (RAAF).