History Resources - Members of Parliament

Andrew Barnard Keith Lohrey

Andrew Barnard Keith Lohrey


Given Names:Andrew Barnard Keith

Title and Honours: Mr, Hon (15 April 1991)

Qualifications:BA, PhD

Date and Place of Birth: 15 December 1939

Date of Death:



House of Assembly: 22 April 1972


Party: ALP

Positions Held:Minister, Speaker 11 September 1979 to 25 February 1980

Date of Departure:8 February 1986

Reason for Departure:Defeated.


Named and suspended twice on 27 October 1983: for interjecting (1 day); for comments as he was leaving the Chamber (7 days). Named and suspended for refusing Speaker's order 31 October 1985. Granted the right to use the title 'Honourable' for life on 15 April 1991.

House of Assembly Long Room Picture: 594

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.