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Poelman, Esther Primrose

Occupation
Local government councillor, Mayor and Political candidate

Summary

Esther Poelman stood as a candidate for the Australian Democrats Party in the Legislative Assembly seat of Box Hill at the Victorian state election, which was held on 5 May 1979. She served as a councillor for the Box Hill City Council from 1968-74-77 and was mayor from 1973-74.

Rosemary Francis

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