Mr Gavin Pearce MP

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Member for Braddon, Tasmania

Party
Liberal Party of Australia
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

2/32 Wilmot Street
Burnie, TAS, 7320

Postal address

PO Box 908
Burnie, TAS, 7320

Telephone:
(03) 6431 1333

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4432
Fax:
(02) 6277 8472

Speeches

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Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Braddon, Tasmania, 2019.
Committee service
  • Joint Standing: National Capital and External Territories from 23.7.2019; Parliamentary Library from 23.7.2019.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Agriculture and Water Resources from 4.7.2019; Publications from 4.7.2019.
Party positions
  • President of the Liberal Party North West Primary Industries Branch (Tasmania) from 2018.
Personal
  • Born 21.12.1967, Wynyard, Australia
  • Widower
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • AssocDipFrtMgmt (Australian Army).
  • AssocDipHRMgmt (Australian Army).
  • Ag. (Dairy) Apprenticeship (Bonney Agricultural College).
  • Owner/Director of Pearce Concrete Products Pty Ltd.
  • Owner/Director of Pearce Agriculture - AG Contractor and Angus Beef Breeder and Finisher.
  • Soldier from 1985 to 2004.
  • Farmer and business owner from 2004.
Military Service
  • Served with the Royal Australian Corps of Signals from 15.10.1985 to November 2004.
Electorate
  • Name: Braddon
  • Location: The Division of Braddon is focused on Burnie and Devonport and also consists of the: City of Burnie, Municipality of Central Coast, Municipality of Circular Head, City of Devonport, Municipality of King Island, Municipality of Latrobe, Municipality of Waratah-Wynard, and Municipality of West Coast. The Division of Braddon includes King Island.
  • Area: 21,369 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 79,194 (at 6.6.2019)
  • Industries: Forestry, fishing, aquaculture, kelp harvesting, dairying, beef cattle production, and vegetable, poppy and pyrethrum growing are major primary industries. Vegetable processing, cheese manufacture, sawmilling and woodchipping complement these activities. Mining and tourism are major industries in Braddon.