Steve Gibbons

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Steve Gibbons
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Bendigo
In office
3 October 1998 – 5 August 2013
Preceded by Bruce Reid
Succeeded by Lisa Chesters
Personal details
Born (1949-09-11) 11 September 1949 (age 66)
Melbourne, Victoria
Nationality Australian
Political party Australian Labor Party
Occupation Unionist

Stephen William Gibbons (born 11 September 1949), Australian former politician, was an Australian Labor Party member of the Australian House of Representatives from March 1998 until August 2013 representing the Division of Bendigo, Victoria. He was born in Melbourne, Victoria, and was a trade union official, small business proprietor and researcher and adviser to the Victorian State Leader of the Opposition, John Brumby, before entering politics.

In August 2011, Gibbons announced his intention to retire from parliament at the next election.[1]


  1. ^ Brett Worthington, Bendigo MP announces retirement, Bendigo Advertiser, 29 August 2011

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Parliament of Australia
Preceded by
Bruce Reid
Member for Bendigo
Succeeded by
Lisa Chesters