John Barilaro

John Barilaro

Clr John Barilaro

Assumed office
26 March 2011
Preceded by Steve Whan
Majority 2.0%

Nationality Australian
Political party National Party of Australia
Spouse(s) Deanna Barilaro
Children 2 (f)
Residence Jerrabomberra
Occupation Small business owner

Giovanni Domenic 'John' Barilaro, an Australian politician, is an independent Councillor of Queanbeyan City Council since 2008. He is a 'member-elect' of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly representing the electoral district of Monaro for the National Party of Australia since 2011.

Early years and background

Barilaro was born in Queanbeyan and after leaving school worked on the factory floor of his family’s business. Today he manages the business that manufacturer energy efficient timber windows and doors. He has been active in the local community, campaigning for a high school for the growing suburb of Jerrabomberra and has also helped found the Monaro Panthers Football Club (soccer) a decade ago and served eight year's as the club's President.

Political career

He won the seat from incumbent Labor Minister Steve Whan with a 8.3% swing to the Nationals. Barilaro is married to Deanna; together they have two daughters and live in Jerrabomberra.


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