John Bourchier (politician)

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John Bourchier
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Bendigo
In office
2 December 1972 – 5 March 1983
Preceded by David Kennedy
Succeeded by John Brumby
Personal details
Born (1929-10-12) 12 October 1929 (age 86)
Ballarat, Victoria
Nationality Australian
Political party Liberal Party of Australia
Occupation Company manager

John William Bourchier, CBE (born 12 October 1929) was an Australian politician. Born in Ballarat, he was a company manager before entering politics. In 1972, he was elected to the Australian House of Representatives as the Liberal member for Bendigo. He held the seat until his defeat by the future Victorian Premier John Brumby in 1983.[1]


  1. ^ Carr, Adam (2008). "Australian Election Archive". Psephos, Adam Carr's Election Archive. Retrieved 2008-06-14. 
Parliament of Australia
Preceded by
David Kennedy
Member for Bendigo
1972 – 1983
Succeeded by
John Brumby