Paul Lilburne

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Paul Lilburne

Member of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly
for Carine
Assumed office
13 March 2021
Preceded by Tony Krsticevic
Personal details
Born (1973-02-11) 11 February 1973 (age 48)
Perth, Western Australia
Political party Labor

Paul Robert Lilburne (born 11 February 1973) [1] is a member of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly for the electoral district of Carine for the Australian Labor Party. He won his seat at the 2021 Western Australian state election. [2]

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  1. "Mr Paul Robert Lilburne MLA". Parliament of Western Australia.
  2. "Who is left standing in the blue corner after the Liberals' WA election annihilation?". 14 March 2021. Retrieved 15 March 2021.
Western Australian Legislative Assembly
Preceded by
Tony Krsticevic
Member for Carine