Ministry changes

A minor reshuffle of the ministry has occurred as a result of the Hon Michael McCormack MP taking over as leader of The Nationals and Deputy Prime Minister.

Mar 8, 2018

  • The Hon Darren Chester MP, the Member for Gippsland, has returned to the front bench, becoming Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel, and Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for the Centenary of Anzac.
  • The Hon Keith Pitt MP, the Member for Hinkler, has taken on the role of Minister Assisting the Deputy Prime Minister.
  • The Hon Mark Coulton MP, the Member for Parkes, has become the Assistant Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment.