• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE1234

Varty, Rosemary

(1933 – )
  • Nationality Australian
  • Born 20 December, 1933, Lilydale Victoria Australia
  • Occupation Parliamentarian


A member of the Liberal Party of Australia, Rosemary Varty served as the member for Nunawading Province in the Legislative Council of the Victorian Parliament from 1985-1992 and for Silvan from 1992-99. She held the position of Parliamentary Secretary to Cabinet from 1992-99.


Before entering state parliament, Rosemary Varty was a councillor for the City of Box Hill from 1981-84. Her former occupations included those of financial controller and administration manager from 1962-84.
Within the Liberal Party she was active on the Central Women’s Committee from 1979.


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