Hon Guy Barnett MP
Minister for Primary Industries and Water, Minister for Energy, Minister for Resources, Minister for Veterans’ Affairs
Born and raised on a farm in the electorate of Lyons, attending Hagley Farm School, Guy Barnett has been advocating for the needs of rural and regional Tasmanians for most of his life.
Guy gained a law degree and Master of Laws at the University of Tasmania and has a track record of achievement both in business and in Parliament.
After almost a decade representing Tasmania in the federal Senate, Guy was successfully elected to the Tasmanian State Parliament in 2014 as a Member for Lyons.
Guy is also Diabetes Australia Ambassador, a sports enthusiast and is married with three children.