Steve Irons

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Steve Irons
MP
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Swan
Assumed office
24 November 2007
Preceded by Kim Wilkie
Personal details
Born Stephen James Irons
(1958-09-01) 1 September 1958 (age 58)
Melbourne, Victoria
Nationality Australian
Political party Liberal Party of Australia
Spouse(s) Cheryle Irons (m. 2011)
Children Jarrad Irons
Website www.steveirons.com.au

Stephen James "Steve" Irons (born 1 September 1958) is an Australian politician.[1] He is the Liberal member of the Australian House of Representatives for the electoral division of Swan in Western Australia. He was the sole Liberal in Australia to unseat a sitting Labor MP at the 2007 election, defeating Kim Wilkie by 164 votes.

His son Jarrad played Australian rules football for Port Adelaide in the Australian Football League. Steve Irons played for East Perth in the West Australian Football League in the 1980s.

On 21 October 2011, Irons married Cheryle Street, then a Melbourne-based real estate agent.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Steve Irons: Parliament of Australia website
  2. ^ McIlroy, Tom (26 September 2016). "WA Liberal MP Steve Irons used taxpayer funds to attend his own wedding in Melbourne". The Sydney Morning Herald. Fairfax Media. Archived from the original on 26 September 2016. 
  3. ^ Butterly, Nick (26 September 2016). "WA Liberal MP Steve Irons put wedding flight on expenses". The West Australian. Archived from the original on 26 September 2016. 

External links[edit]

Parliament of Australia
Preceded by
Kim Wilkie
Member for Swan
2007–present
Incumbent