|Member of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly |
11 March 2017
|Preceded by||Joe Francis|
|Born||24 October 1975|
Bombay (now Mumbai), Maharashtra, India
|Occupation||Small business owner and entrepreneur|
Shahyaz Yezdi "Yaz" Mubarakai (born 24 October 1975) is an Australian politician. He has been a Labor member of the Western Australian Legislative Assembly since the 2017 state election, representing Jandakot.
Mubarakai was born in India, and emigrated to Australia in 1997.He belongs to the Parsi community. He owns the post office at Success and the Majestic India and Cafe Royal at Cockburn Central, and previously served on Cockburn City Council.
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The City of Cockburn is a local government area in the southern suburbs of the Western Australian capital city of Perth about 8 kilometres (5 mi) south of Fremantle and about 24 kilometres (15 mi) south of Perth's central business district. The City covers an area of 167.5 square kilometres (64.7 sq mi) and had a population of over 104,000 as at the 2016 Census.
Jandakot Airport is an Australian general aviation airport located in Jandakot, Western Australia. Jandakot airport opened in 1963. From 1 July 1998, Jandakot Airport Holdings purchased a 50-year lease with a 49-year option to operate and maintain the airport including its conservation areas.
Jandakot is a southern suburb of Perth, Western Australia, located within the City of Cockburn local government area. It is best known for its small but busy airport.
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In this sense, Yaz is a shining example of his people, the Parsis.
|Western Australian Legislative Assembly|
| Member for Jandakot |