Extract from the Western Australian Parliamentary Handbook
KIRKUP, Zak Richard Francis, MLA
Member for Dawesville
Elected to the Fortieth Parliament for Dawesville on 11 March 2017, in succession to Kim Desmond Hames (retired).
Manager of Opposition Business from 27 June 2019.
Shadow Ministerial Appointments
Shadow Parliamentary Secretary to the Leader of the Opposition from 25 March 2017 to 21 December 2017.
Shadow Minister for Corrective Services from 21 December 2017 to 16 April 2018.
Shadow Minister for Corrective Services; Shadow Minister Assisting the Leader from 16 April 2018 to 27 June 2019.
Shadow Minister for Health; Mental Health; Innovation & Disruptive Technologies from 27 June 2019 to 24 July 2019.
Shadow Minister for Health; Mental Health; Innovation & Disruptive Technologies; Aboriginal Affairs from 24 July 2019.
Member, Community Development and Justice Standing Committee from 23 May 2017.
Born 23 February 1987, Subiaco, Western Australia.
Qualifications and Occupation Before Entering Parliament
Strategic Development Manager, BGC Australia.
DAWESVILLE - ELECTORATE PROFILE
The electorate of Dawesville is located in the South West Region and includes all or parts of the City of Mandurah.
Comprising of all or parts of the localities of Bouvard, Dawesville, Dudley Park, Erskine, Falcon, Halls Head, Herron, and Wannanup.
Enrolment (2017) 29,611; 168 sq kms.