The Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia, is one of the most experienced and respected political figures in Australia.
Prior to being installed as Governor on the 1st May 2018, Mr Beazley had dedicated almost three decades to a career in Federal Parliament, representing the WA seats of Brand and Swan.
In 2009, Mr Beazley was awarded the Companion of the Order of Australia for service to the Parliament of Australia through contributions to the development of government policies in relation to defence and international relations, and as an advocate for Indigenous people, and to the community.
In February 2010, Mr Beazley was appointed Ambassador to the United States of America, and served until January 2016.
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The Hon. Mark McGowan MLA
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