Mr Ross Vasta MP

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Member for Bonner, Queensland

Positions
Chair of Standing Committee on Procedure
Party
Liberal National Party of Queensland
Chamber
House of Representatives

Seating Plan

Seating map

Electorate Office

(Principal Office)

69 Clara Street
Wynnum, QLD, 4178

Postal address

69 Clara Street
Wynnum, QLD, 4178

Telephone:
(07) 3893 3488
Fax:
(07) 3893 3422

Parliament Office

PO Box 6022
House of Representatives
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Telephone:
(02) 6277 4632
Fax:
(02) 6277 8535

Biography

Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Bonner, Queensland, 2004. Defeated at general elections 2007. Elected to the House of Representatives for Bonner, Queensland, 2010. Re-elected 2013 and 2016 and 2019.
Parliamentary positions
  • Member, Speaker's Panel from 14.11.13 to 9.5.16
  • Member, Speaker's Panel from 30.8.16
Committee service
  • Joint Statutory: Public Accounts and Audit from 4.7.2019.
  • Joint Standing: National Capital and External Territories from 4.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Treaties from 1.9.2016 to 1.7.2019; Broadcasting of Parliamentary Proceedings from 14.9.2016 to 1.7.2019; Migration from 9.11.2016 to 1.7.2019; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 23.7.2019.
  • House of Representatives Standing: Employment, Workplace Relations and Workforce Participation from 1.12.2004 to 17.10.2007; Health and Ageing from 1.12.2004 to 17.10.2007; Publications from 25.10.2010 to 5.8.2013; Social Policy and Legal Affairs from 25.10.2010 to 5.8.2013; Privileges and Members' Interests from 5.12.2013 to 9.5.2016; Petitions from 14.9.2016 to 21.6.2017; Publications from 14.9.2016 to 11.4.2019; Privileges and Members' Interests from 15.6.2017 to 11.4.2019 (Chair from 15.6.2017 to 11.4.2019); Procedure from 4.7.2019.
Personal
  • Born 8.10.1966, Melbourne, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • AFAMI (Australian Marketing Institute)
  • BCom (Griffith University)
  • MIPMA (Institute Personnel Management Australia)
  • Marketing manager 1992-94
  • Managing director 1994-99
  • Research officer 2000-04
  • Business development manager 2007-10
Electorate
  • Description: Bonner
  • Location: south east Brisbane; it includes the suburbs of Belmont, Burbank, Capalaba West, Carindale, Chandler, Gumdale, Hemmant, Lota, Lytton, Manly, Manly West, Mansfield, Moreton Island, Mount Gravatt, Ransome, Rochedale, Tingalpa, Upper Mt Gravatt, Wakerley, Wishart, Wynnum, Wynnum West and parts of Cannon Hill, Carina, Eight Mile Plains, Holland Park, Holland Park West, Mackenzie, Mount Gravatt East and Murarrie.
  • Area: 360 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 100,799 (at 2.7.2016)
  • Industries: port facilities, tourism, transport, manufacturing and retail.
  • Electorate: Bonner includes the Queensland Legislative Assembly electorate of Lytton, and parts of Bulimba, Chatsworth, Greenslopes, Mansfield and Redcliffe.