History Resources - Members of Parliament

Michael Shane Gard

 Michael Shane Gard

Surname: GARD

Given Names: Michael Shane

Title and Honours: Mr


Date and Place of Birth: 24 January 1952 - Franklin, Tasmania

Date of Death:



House of Assembly: 12 August 1997

Electorate: Braddon

Party: ALP

Positions Held:

Date of Departure: 29 August 1998

Reason for Departure: Defeated

Inaugural Speech (19 August 1997)


Elected by recount to replace Michael Field.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 710

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.