Ian Rickuss

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Ian Rickuss
MP
Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
for Lockyer
Assumed office
7 February 2004
Preceded by Bill Flynn
Personal details
Born (1954-07-27) 27 July 1954 (age 63)
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Political party The Nationals (2004–2008)
LNP (2008–present)
Spouse(s) Ann Rickuss
Occupation Bank clerk, horticulturist

Ian Phillip Rickuss (born 27 July 1954) is an Australian politician. Born in Brisbane, he was a bank clerk and horticulturist before entering politics. In 2004, he was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Queensland as the National Party member for Lockyer, defeating the sitting member, One Nation leader Bill Flynn. Rickuss was appointed Opposition Whip on 1 July 2006. In 2008, he joined the Liberal National Party when the Liberal Party and National Party merged in Queensland.

Rickuss survived a pre-selection challenge in 2011.[1]

Rickuss is married to Ann and has two sons, Luke and Joel.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Queensland Parliament (2008). "Rickuss, Ian Phillip". Retrieved 5 February 2009. 
Parliament of Queensland
Preceded by
Bill Flynn
Member for Lockyer
2004–present
Incumbent