• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE4150

Neal, Belinda Jane

(1963 – )
  • Nationality Australian
  • Born 10 January, 1963, Brisbane Queensland Australia
  • Occupation Lawyer, Parliamentarian, Solicitor


A member of the Australian Labor Party, Belinda Neal was elected to the House of Representatives of the Australian Parliament as the Member for Robertson, New South Wales, in 2007. She was appointed to the Australian Senate in 1994, serving until 1998, when she resigned to contest the seat of Robertson in the House of Representatives. She was unsuccessful on that occasion. Before entering the federal political arena, she served in local government as Councillor for the Gosford City Council from 1991-95. She was not a candidate at the 2010 election as she lost pre-selection for the seat.

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