Harry Black (politician)

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Harry Black
Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
for Whitsunday
In office
13 June 1998 – 17 February 2001
Preceded by Lorraine Bird
Succeeded by Jan Jarratt
Personal details
Born Alfred Harold Black
(1947-04-06) 6 April 1947 (age 70)
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Nationality Australian
Political party Pauline Hanson's One Nation (1997–1999)
City Country Alliance (1999–2003)
Children 3
Occupation Small business operator
(Self–employed)
Profession Businessman
Politician

Alfred Harold "Harry" Black (born 6 April 1947) is a former Australian politician. Born in Brisbane, he was a small business operator before entering politics. In 1998, he was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Queensland as the member for Whitsunday, representing Pauline Hanson's One Nation. He remained in the party until December 1999, when the remaining state MPs formed the City Country Alliance under Bill Feldman's leadership. Black was the Alliance's spokesman for Employment, Training and Industrial Relations, Mines and Energy, Tourism, Sport and Racing. He was defeated in 2001 by Labor's Jan Jarratt.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Former Members". Parliament of Queensland. 2015. Retrieved 16 February 2015. 
Parliament of Queensland
Preceded by
Lorraine Bird
Member for Whitsunday
1998–2001
Succeeded by
Jan Jarratt