Simon Behrakis

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Simon Behrakis
Behrakis in 2023
Member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly for Clark
Assumed office
24 October 2023
Preceded byElise Archer
Alderman of the City of Hobart
In office
November 2018 – 24 October 2023
Personal details
Born (1989-10-16) 16 October 1989 (age 34)
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Political partyLiberal Party

Simon Behrakis (born 16 October 1989) is an Australian politician, currently serving as a member for Clark in the Tasmanian House of Assembly.

Behrakis ran as a Liberal Party candidate at the 2018 and 2021 state elections.[1] He was elected as an alderman to Hobart City Council at the 2018 local government elections, later being re-elected in 2022.[2][3]

He was elected to parliament via a recount on 24 October 2023 after the resignation of former Attorney-General Elise Archer.[4]

He was elected in his own right at the 2024 Tasmanian state election for the Tasmanian Liberal Party.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Simon Behrakis says he'll be a team player in the Liberal Party". The Mercury.
  2. ^ "Simon Behrakis elected as Hobart City Council Aldermen".
  3. ^ "Congratulations to Simon Behrakis". Premier of Tasmania.
  4. ^ "Simon Behrakis to replace Elise Archer as newest MP after Clark recount". Pulse Hobart.
  5. ^ "Tasmania Election 2024 Results". abc.net.au. 2 April 2024. Retrieved 2 April 2024.