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Alan John Hunt

Born
09 October 1927 (Peterborough, South Australia)
Died
19 July 2013
Parents
Robert H., Salvation Army and Methodist minister of religion, and Evelyn Christina Luxton
Marriage

Marital Status: (1) 1951; 4s.; (2) 9 May 1964 Kathinka Forster nee Grant; 1s.

Education
Renmark, South Walk, St Morris State Schools, South Australia; Hawksburn and Canterbury State Schools, Mont Albert Central School, Melbourne Grammar School; Melbourne University, LLB.
Career

Solicitor

Secretary National Union of Australian University Students and delegate to World University Service conference, Bombay 1950; solicitor Melbourne 1951-1954, from 1954 senior partner Frost & Hunt, Mornington, later Hunt, O'Sullivan & Daniels; before parl. president Mornington APEX and Peninsula Regional committee Spastic Children's Society 1958-1960, chairman Mornington Shire Council Rail Service Advisory committee, member Vic. committee Miss Australia Quest; member Mornington High School Council 1956-1971; honorary solicitor various local organisations.  Solicitor, Deacons Melbourne 1992-97. Senior Fellow, Governance & Government Unit Monash University. Chairman, Good Governance Panel for Local Government 1998-99. Commissioner, Constitution Commission Victoria 2001-2. Board, International Diabetes Institute 1993-2001. Honorary Fellow, Australian Institute of Urban Studies, Victorian Planning & Environmental Law Assoc and Royal Australian Planning Institute.  Commissioners Inquiry into the Shire of Strathfieldsaye 1993. Member, Constitutional Commission 2001-2002.

Honorary member, Local Government Professionals Assoc. and Institute of Municipal Management.
Party
Liberal and Country Party
Liberal Party
HouseElectorateStart End
Legislative CouncilSouth Eastern15 July 19612 October 1992

*The Start date for Members elected after 1900 is the date they were elected. The start date for pre-1900 Members is the date they were sworn in.
Inaugural Speech
References
Who's Who in Australia 1962-1983; Victorian Parliamentary Handbook; VPSG; Moorabbin News 21 Jan 1961; Herald 21 Oct 1967, 1 Dec 1971; Age 20 Oct 1978, 18 Feb 1980, 28 Sept 1981; Aust. Municipal Journal Dec 1978-Jan 1979; Teacher's Journal 7 Aug 1979; Blazey, P., 'Bolte: A Political Biography', Brisbane, 1972.
Award
Twice recipient of Town & Country Planning Assoc. annual award "for notable contribution to planning" and once recipient of similar award from Victorian Planning and Environmental Law Assoc.; AM 1992.

Last updated: 28th August 2019