• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE1233

Lyster, Maureen Anne

(1943 – )
  • Nationality Australian
  • Born 10 September, 1943, England
  • Occupation Librarian, Parliamentarian, Teacher


A member of the Australian Labor Party, Maureen Lyster served as the Member for Chelsea province in the Legislative Council of the Victorian parliament from 1985-92. She held a range of portfolios as Minister for Local Government from 1989-91, Minister for the Aged, 1989-90, Minister Assisting the Minister for Education 1990-91 and Minister for health 1991-92.

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