History Resources - Members of Parliament

Geoffrey Bertrand Davis

Geoffrey Bertrand Davis

Surname: DAVIS

Given Names:Geoffrey Bertrand

Title and Honours:Mr, Honourable


Date and Place of Birth: 13 February 1931 - Hobart, Tasmania

Date of Death:



House of Assembly: 15 May 1982

Electorate: Denison


Positions Held: Minister 1984-86

Date of Departure:8 July 1987

Reason for Departure: Resigned.

Inaugural Speech (15 June 1982)


Resigned from Liberals after bitter State Bank row. Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 18 March 1991.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture:637

House of Assembly Long Room Picture Number indicates each Member's position in the photographic record.

Source: Parliament of Tasmania Members Biographical Database, Tasmanian Parliamentary Library.

Additional Reference Material:

A Handbook of Australian Government and Politics, 1890-1964 [by] Colin A. Hughes and B. D. Graham. Canberra, ANU Press, 1968. Biographical Register of the Tasmanian Parliament, 1851-1960 / Scott Bennett and Barbara Bennett. Canberra : ANU, 1980.