ID 0078

State Government of Queensland beginning 19 January 1906 - period in office of Premier Kidston, William ending on 19 November 1907

Period in office of premier (see Glossary entry for 'period in office' and related terms)

Kidston, William
Date of beginning of period in office
19 January 1906
Date of end of period in office
19 November 1907 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Change of party leader 
Reason for end of this government
Defeat in parliament
Number of days in office

Parliamentary support during period

Party affiliation of premier at start of period
If coalition government
Coalition partner 1
Coalition partner 2
Coalition partner 3
Coalition partner 4
Party support in parliament at beginning of period
Coalition Minority
If change in parliamentary support during period
18 May 1907
Result of general election
If further change during period

Number of ministers at beginning of period (this may vary during the period)

Total number of ministers
Number from party of premier
Number from coalition party 1
Number from coalition party 2
Number from upper house
Number who are women

Assembly elections contested as premier or after which became premier (see Glossary entry for 'after election')

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Election Premier at election Premier's party Premier after election Premier's party
QLD 2 October 1909William KidstonMinisterialistsWilliam KidstonAustralian Labor Party
QLD 5 February 1908Robert PhilpMinisterialistsWilliam KidstonMinisterialists
QLD 18 May 1907William KidstonMinisterialistsWilliam KidstonMinisterialists

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Hughes and Graham, (1968) A Handbook of Ausralian Government and Politics 1890-1964.