Premier-elect Mark McGowan arrives at Parliament of Western Australia for the first Labor caucus meeting since the massive landslide win on Saturday. He was given a standing ovation as he walked into the jam-packed room.
Mark McGowan, new WA premier says his ministry will be a mix of youth and experience in the cabinet ministry.
Mr. Mark McGowan has to reduce his frontbench team from 21 to 17. The new 40 plus caucus will meet later this week to discuss the ministry formation.
‘I’ll be very clear with my colleagues about who I expect to be in cabinet and I think that’s the premier’s right,’ he told 6PR on Monday morning.
Here is the list of New appointments declared as on 15 March, 2017 for Western Australia:
Premier: Mark McGowan
Deputy Premier: Roger Cook
Leader in the Legislative Council: Sue Ellery
Deputy Leader in the Council: Stephen Dawson
- Michelle Roberts
- Alannah MacTiernan
- Fran Logan
- David Templeman
- John Quigley
- Mick Murray
- Ben Wyatt
- Paul Papalia
- Bill Johnston
- Rita Saffioti
- Peter Tinley
- Simone McGurk
- Dave Kelly
Parliamentary Secretary of the Cabinet: Amber-Jade Sanderson
- Chris Tallentire
- Alanna Clohesy
- Darren West
- Samantha Rowe
- John Carey
- Reece Whitby
Legislative Assembly Speaker: Peter Watson
Legislative Council President or Deputy President: Kate Doust
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Photo Credits: Sue Ellery Twitter