Darryl Briskey

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Darryl Briskey
Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
for Redlands
In office
2 February 1989 – 19 September 1992
Preceded by Paul Clauson
Succeeded by John Budd
Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
for Cleveland
In office
19 September 1992 – 9 September 2006
Preceded by New seat
Succeeded by Phil Weightman
Personal details
Born Darryl James Briskey
(1955-08-24) 24 August 1955 (age 61)
Roma, Queensland, Australia
Nationality Australian
Political party Australian Labor Party
Occupation School teacher

Darryl James Briskey (born 24 August 1955) is a former Australian politician. Born in Roma, Queensland, he was a teacher before entering politics. In 1978, he joined the Cleveland branch of the Australian Labor Party. In 1989, he was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Queensland as the Labor member for Redlands, transferring to Cleveland in 1992. He continued to represent the seat until his retirement in 2006.[1]

Briskey contested the 2013 federal election for the Australian Labor Party in Bowman where he was unsuccessful against Liberal National Party incumbent, Andrew Lamming.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Former Members". Parliament of Queensland. 2015. Retrieved 6 February 2015. 
  2. ^ "Laming back again in Bowman". Redland City Bulletin. 8 September 2013. Retrieved 9 April 2016. 
Parliament of Queensland
Preceded by
Paul Clauson
Member for Redlands
1989–1992
Succeeded by
John Budd
New seat Member for Cleveland
1992–2006
Succeeded by
Phil Weightman