Rosemary Menkens

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Rosemary Menkens
Member of the Queensland Parliament for Burdekin
Assumed office
7 February 2004
Preceded by Steve Rodgers
Personal details
Born (1946-09-10) 10 September 1946 (age 68)
Political party Liberal National

Rosemary Norma Menkens (born 10 September 1946) is an Australian politician. She represents the electoral district of Burdekin in the Legislative Assembly of Queensland. Originally elected in 2004 for the National Party, she joined the Liberal National Party in 2008. She was Leader of Opposition Business in the Shadow Ministry of Campbell Newman. Menkens has previously held roles including Shadow Minister for Community Services and Housing and Shadow Minister for Women, Shadow Minister for Social Inclusion, Shadow Minister for Environment and Sustainability, Multiculturalism, Shadow Minister for Women, Shadow Minister for Northern Development and Shadow Minister for Child Safety, andShadow Parliamentary Secretary for Costs of Living and is also the Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Northern Queensland.[1]


  1. ^ "Rosemary Norma Menkens". Queensland Parliamentary Library. 
Parliament of Queensland
Preceded by
Steve Rodgers
Member for Burdekin