Gilbert Alison

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Gil Alison
Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
for Maryborough
In office
24 July 1971 – 12 November 1977
Preceded by Horace Davies
Succeeded by Brendan Hansen
In office
22 October 1983 – 2 December 1989
Preceded by Brendan Hansen
Succeeded by Bob Dollin
Personal details
Born Gilbert Alison
(1933-05-20) 20 May 1933 (age 84)
Maryborough, Queensland, Australia
Nationality Australian
Political party National Party (1983–1989)
Other political
Liberal Party (1971–1977)
Spouse(s) Florence Barbeler
Alma mater University of Queensland
Occupation Accountant

Gilbert Alison is an Australian politician. He served as a Liberal Party of Australia member of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for the seat of Maryborough from 1971 until his defeat in 1977, before returning at the 1983 election as a member of the National Party of Australia.[1] He served as Minister for Main Roads and Racing in the short-lived government of Russell Cooper between 25 September and 7 December 1989, before again being defeated and retiring from politics.[2]


  1. ^ Green, Antony. "Maryborough". ABC Online. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 14 February 2010. 
  2. ^ Hughes, Colin A. (2002). A handbook of Australian government and politics, 1985-1999. Federation Press. p. 143. ISBN 1-86287-434-4. 
Parliament of Queensland
Preceded by
Horace Davies
Member for Maryborough
Succeeded by
Brendan Hansen
Preceded by
Brendan Hansen
Member for Maryborough
Succeeded by
Bob Dollin