Kirsten Livermore

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Kirsten Livermore
Member of the Australian Parliament
for Capricornia
In office
3 October 1998 – 5 August 2013
Preceded byPaul Marek
Succeeded byMichelle Landry
Personal details
Born (1969-11-10) 10 November 1969 (age 51)
Mackay, Queensland
Political partyAustralian Labor Party
Alma materUniversity of Queensland

Kirsten Fiona Livermore (born 10 November 1969) is an Australian former politician. She was an Australian Labor Party member of the Australian House of Representatives from October 1998 until September 2013, representing the Division of Capricornia, Queensland.

Livermore was born in Mackay, Queensland, and was educated at the University of Queensland. She was a solicitor and an organiser with the Community and Public Sector Union before entering politics.[1]

On 27 November 2012, Livermore announced that she would not stand in the federal election to be held in 2013.[2]


  1. ^ "Ms Kirsten Livermore MP, Member for Capricornia (Qld)". Parliament of Australia. Archived from the original on 2 October 2009. Retrieved 25 January 2010.
  2. ^ Scott, Steven (27 November 2012). "Federal Labor Capricornia MP Kirsten Livermore announces she will not contest the next election". The Courier Mail. Retrieved 27 November 2012.
Parliament of Australia
Preceded by
Paul Marek
Member for Capricornia
Succeeded by
Michelle Landry