Ms Josephine (Josie) Farrer MLA

House:Legislative Assembly
Party:Australian Labor Party
Electorate:Kimberley

Inaugural Speech:

Speeches by Ms Josephine (Josie) Farrer
Electorate Office:...
19 Barker Street
Broome WA 6725

Postal address:
PO Box 1807
Broome
WA 6725
Ph: 9192 3111
Fax: 9192 3155
Email: Josie.Farrer@mp.wa.gov.au


Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
FARRER, Josie, MLA
Member for Kimberley
Australian Labor Party

PARLIAMENTARY SERVICE

Elected to the Thirty-Ninth Parliament for Kimberley on 9 March 2013 in succession to Carol Anne Martin (retired).


PERSONAL

Birth

24 September 1947, Halls Creek, Western Australia.

Marital Status
Married


Qualifications and Occupation Before Entering Parliament
Shire Council president and councillor.


ELECTORATE - SHORT DESCRIPTION

The electorate of Kimberley is located in the Mining and Pastoral Region and includes the localities of Bilingurr, Broome, Cable Beach, Camballin, Cambridge Gulf, Dampier Peninsula, Derby, Djugun, Drysdale River, Durack, Eighty Mile Beach, Fitzroy Crossing, Geegully Creek, Gibb, Gingerah, Halls Creek, Kalumburu, Kimbolton, King Leopold Ranges, Kununurra, Lagrange, Lake Argyle, McBeath, Meda, Minyirr, Mitchell Plateau, Mt Hardman, Mueller Ranges, Oombulgurri, Ord River, Purnululu, Roebuck, St George Ranges, Sturt Creek, Tanami, Warmun, Waterbank, Willare and Wyndham.
Enrolment (6 September 2010) 15,657; area: 419,452 sq kms.