Gilbert Alison

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Gil Alison
Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly
for Maryborough
In office
24 July 1971 – 12 November 1977
Preceded byHorace Davies
Succeeded byBrendan Hansen
In office
22 October 1983 – 2 December 1989
Preceded byBrendan Hansen
Succeeded byBob Dollin
Personal details
Gilbert Alison

(1933-05-20) 20 May 1933 (age 90)
Maryborough, Queensland, Australia
Political partyNational Party (1983–1989)
Other political
Liberal Party (1971–1977)
SpouseFlorence Barbeler
Alma materUniversity of Queensland

Gilbert Alison is an Australian politician. He served as a Liberal Party member of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for the seat of Maryborough from 1971 until his defeat in 1977, before returning at the 1983 election as a member of the National Party.[1] He served as Minister for Main Roads and Racing in the short-lived government of Russell Cooper between 25 September and 7 December 1989, before again being defeated and retiring from politics.[2]


  1. ^ Green, Antony. "Maryborough". ABC Online. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 14 February 2010.
  2. ^ Hughes, Colin A. (2002). A handbook of Australian government and politics, 1985-1999. Federation Press. p. 143. ISBN 1-86287-434-4.
Parliament of Queensland
Preceded by Member for Maryborough
Succeeded by
Preceded by Member for Maryborough
Succeeded by