|Member of Parliament
for Division of Braddon
24 February 1996 – 15 March 2014
13 November 1963 |
At the age of 17 he began working as an engine driver, and was elected in 1987 to be the Tasmanian organiser of the Federated Engine Drivers and Fireman's Association of Australasia, and in 1994 to the Tasmanian Trades & Labor Council and Alderman Devonport City Council.