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Goonan, Irene

Occupation
Local government councillor and Political candidate

Summary

Irene Goonan stood as an Independent candidate in the Legislative Assembly seat of Doncaster at the Victorian state election, which was held on 25 November 2006.

Details

Irene Goonan was the first female president of the Australian Retailers' Association and spent eight years on the State Minister for Small Business Advisory Council.
She has served for fifteen years as a Councillor for the City of Manningham and has held the postion of mayor on two occasions. She has also served on the Melbourne City Council.

Rosemary Francis

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