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The Hon. John Eren

Electorate
Lara

Electorate Office

Street Address
Shop 89, 1st Floor, Corio Village Centre, Bacchus Marsh Road, Corio, VIC 3214
Phone
(03) 5275 3898

Internet

About

Name
The Hon. John Eren
Personal
Married, five children.
Birth Country
Turkey
Memberships
ALP
Australian Workers Union
Corio and Northern Suburbs United Soccer Club
Geelong Chamber of Commerce
Geelong Darts Club
Geelong Football Club
Norlane Bowls Club
Lara Sporting Club, North Geelong Soccer Club, Corio Football Club
North Shore Football Club
Little River Cricket Club
Anakie Sporting Club
Geelong Soccer and Sports Club
Lara Bowls Club
Bell Post Hill Sporting Club.

Academic

Education
Upfield SC 1981.

Occupation/Interests

Electorate Officer

Motor Vehicle Assembler 1985-1991. Security Officer 1991-1993. Small Business Owner 1993-1995. Administrative Assistant 1996-1997. Electorate Officer 1997-2002. 

Motor Vehicle Assembler 1985-91. Security Officer 1991-93. Small Business Owner 1993-95. Administrative Assistant 1996-97. Electorate Officer 1997-2002.

Parliament History

Parliamentary Service

Elected MLC for Geelong November 2002
Elected MLA for Lara November 2006, November 2010, November 2014

Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Leader of the Opposition January 2011-February 2012
Shadow Minister for Sport and Recreation and Shadow Minister for Volunteers February 2012-December 2014
Shadow Minister for Tourism and Major Events December 2013-December 2014

Minister for Tourism and Major Events, Minister for Sport, and Minister for Veterans since December 2014

Appointments
Minister for Tourism and Major Events December 2014 - December 2018
Minister for Sport December 2014 - December 2018
Minister for Veterans December 2014 - December 2018
Party Positions
Delegate, Vehicle Builders Union State Conference
Member, Immigration and Ethnic Affairs, Culture and Tourism, Economic and Industrial Development Policy Cttees
Pres
Calwell FEA 1991
Dep Returning Officer, Calwell 1998
Calwell Delegate, State Conference
Public Office Selection Cttee Member 1997-98, 2000
Delegate, Corio FEA State Conference since 1999
Speeches

Last updated: 12th August 2019