Stuart Aubrey

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Stuart Aubrey

MLA
Member of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly
for Scarborough
Assumed office
13 March 2021
Preceded by Liza Harvey
Personal details
Born (1990-12-28) 28 December 1990 (age 30)
Pinjarra, Western Australia [1]
Political party Labor
OccupationElectrician
Website www.stuartaubrey.com.au

Stuart Neil Aubrey (born 28 December 1990) [1] is an Australian politician and former electrician, who was elected as a Labor member for Scarborough in the Western Australian Legislative Assembly at the 2021 state election.

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Career

Aubrey worked for almost seven years as a fly-in fly-out electrician in the resources industry. [2] [3] He joined the Labor party when he was 21. He has also worked as a Labor staffer, including for Roger Cook. [4]

Politics

2021 election campaign

In the 2021 Western Australian state election, Aubrey contested the electoral district of Scarborough as a Labor candidate, going up against former Liberal Party leader Liza Harvey. Scarborough was watched closely during the campaign, as it was held by the formal Liberal leader, and it was a possible seat for Labor to win. On 13 March 2021, Aubrey won the seat of Scarborough with a 16.2% swing towards him. [2] [3] [5] [6]

Personal life

Aubrey volunteers at the Scarboro Surf Life Saving Club. [2] [3]

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References

  1. 1 2 "Mr Stuart Neil Aubrey MLA". Parliament of Western Australia. Retrieved 1 April 2021.
  2. 1 2 3 "Scarborough". ABC News. Retrieved 14 March 2021.
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  4. Mennell, Jason; Elton, Charlotte; Ryan, Kate; Hiatt, Bethany; Dietsch, Jake. "State election 2021: Meet the new WA Labor MPs who have taken over Liberal strongholds". The West Australian. Retrieved 15 March 2021.
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Western Australian Legislative Assembly
Preceded by
Liza Harvey
Member for Scarborough
2021–present
Incumbent