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McCarthy, Malarndirri Barbara Anne

Honourable

Born
Katherine, Northern Teritory, Australia
Occupation
Journalist and Parliamentarian
Website
http://www.malarndirrimccarthy.com.au/pages/Biography.html

Summary

A member of the Australian Labor Party, Malarndirri McCarthy was elected to the Northern Territory Assembly as the Member for Arnhem in 2005. She was re-elected unopposed in 2008 and is currently a Minister with responsibility for Children and Families; Child Protection; Statehood; Women's Policy and Indigenous Policy. She is a Yanyuwa woman from Borroloola in the Northern Territory.

Rosemary Francis

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