Mr Phillip Thompson OAM, MP

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Member for Herbert, Queensland

Party
Liberal National Party of Queensland
Chamber
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

Telephone:
(07) 4725 2066
Fax:
(07) 4725 2088

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4418
Fax:
(02) 6277 8471

Speeches

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Biography

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.
Electorate
  • Description: Herbert
  • Location: north Queensland coast; it includes the city of Townsville and also includes Magnetic and Palm Islands.
  • Area: 946 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 104,815 (at 2.7.2016)
  • Industries: copper, nickel and zinc refineries, bulk sugar terminal, and tropical fruits, prawn and fishing industry, beef cattle and tourism, James Cook University, the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority and large defence establishments at Lavarack Barracks (Army) and Garbutt (RAAF).
  • Electorate: Herbert includes the Queensland Legislative Assembly electorate of Townsville, and parts of Burdekin, Hinchinbrook, Mundingburra and Thuringowa.