Andrea West

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Andrea West
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Bowman
In office
2 March 1996 – 3 October 1998
Preceded by Con Sciacca
Succeeded by Con Sciacca
Personal details
Born Andrea Gail Kaus
(1952-09-16)16 September 1952
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Died 20 April 2010(2010-04-20) (aged 57)
East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nationality Australian
Political party Liberal Party of Australia
Spouse(s) Jeremy West
Father Bill Kaus

Andrea Gail West (née Kaus; 16 September 1952 – 20 April 2010) was an Australian Liberal Party politician who served as Member for Bowman in the Australian House of Representatives from 1996 until she was defeated at the 1998 general election.

Afterwards she became a teacher at Qatar International School. West was the daughter of Queensland state politician Bill Kaus.


She died of breast cancer on 20 April 2010, aged 57, at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne.[1]

Parliament of Australia
Preceded by
Con Sciacca
Member for Bowman
Succeeded by
Con Sciacca


  1. ^ Former MP remembered,; accessed 21 June 2017.