House of Assembly Members Inaugural Speeches

Also known as "maiden speech" or "first speech".

The members are listed according to the house of which they are currently a member. If the MP has been in more than one house the inaugural speech they gave in the other house is not included.

It is convention that a member's inaugural speech is heard without interjection.

Member Date Party

ARCHER, Elise

10 June 2010Liberal

BARNETT, Guy

7 May 2014Liberal

BROAD, Shane

13 April 2017ALP

BUTLER, Jen

2 May 2018ALP

COURTNEY, Sarah

6 May 2014Liberal

DOW, Anita

2 May 2018ALP

ELLIS, Felix

26 August 2020Liberal

FERGUSON, Michael

9 June 2010Liberal

GUTWEIN, Peter

26 September 2002Liberal

HADDAD, Ella

2 May 2018ALP

HICKEY, Sue

ClarkLiberal

HOUSTON, Jennifer

22 May 2018ALP

JAENSCH, Roger

7 May 2014Liberal

O'BYRNE, David

9 June 2010ALP

O'BYRNE, Michelle

30 May 2006ALP

O'CONNOR, Cassy

22 July 2008Tasmanian Greens

OGILVIE, Madeleine

7 May 2014Independent

PETRUSMA, Jacquie

10 June 2010Liberal

ROCKLIFF, Jeremy

25 September 2002Liberal

SHELTON, Mark

10 June 2010Liberal

STANDEN, Alison

22 May 2018ALP

STREET, Nic

15 March 2016Liberal

TUCKER, John

21 March 2019Liberal

WHITE, Rebecca

8 June 2010ALP

WOODRUFF, Rosalie

20 August 2015Tasmanian Greens