Colin Tincknell

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Colin Tincknell
Leader of Pauline Hanson's
One Nation
in Western Australia
Assumed office
9 January 2017
Preceded byRobert Farmer
Member of the Western Australian Legislative Council for South West Region
In office
22 May 2017 21 May 2021
Personal details
Born
Colin Richard Tincknell

(1953-08-08) 8 August 1953 (age 68)
Wells, England, UK
Political party Pauline Hanson's One Nation
Spouse(s)Sandra Tincknell
Children4
Residence Busselton, Western Australia, Australia
Education Swanbourne High School
Perth College
Alma mater University of Waikato
OccupationCompany chairman
(ticknell consultancy)
corporate manager
(cameco corporation)
ProfessionBusinessman
politician

Colin Richard Tincknell (born 8 August 1953) is an Australian politician and the Western Australian state leader of Pauline Hanson's One Nation. He was elected to the Western Australian Legislative Council at the 2017 state election, as a One Nation member in South West Region. His term ran from 2017 to 2021.

Tincknell was a corporate social responsibility manager for a number of mining companies before his appointment as the leader of One Nation in Western Australia. He was the first CEO of AFL New Zealand, from 2002 to 2004. [1] He played for the Claremont Football Club in the 1970s and 1980s. [2]

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References

  1. Flint, John (20 February 2017). "WA election 2017: What One Nation leader Colin Tincknell really stands for". PerthNow .
  2. WAFLFootyFacts.net