ID 0081

State Government of Queensland beginning 7 February 1911 - period in office of Premier Denham, Digby Frank ending on 1 June 1915



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

Premier
Denham, Digby Frank
Date of beginning of period in office
7 February 1911
Date of end of period in office
1 June 1915 
Reason for end of preceding period in office
Change of partisan support for premier/PM 
Reason for end of this government
Loss of general election
Number of days in office
1,575 

Parliamentary support during period

Party affiliation of premier at start of period
Liberal Party
If coalition government
Coalition partner 1
--none--
Coalition partner 2
--none--
Coalition partner 3
--none--
Coalition partner 4
--none--
Party support in parliament at beginning of period
Majority
If change in parliamentary support during period
--none--  
If further change during period
--none--  

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

Total number of ministers
9
Number from party of premier
9
Number from coalition party 1
0
Number from coalition party 2
0
Number from upper house
2
Number who are women
0

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 22 May 1915Digby Frank DenhamLiberal PartyThomas Joseph RyanAustralian Labor Party
QLD 27 April 1912Digby Frank DenhamLiberal PartyDigby Frank DenhamLiberal Party

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Notes

Kidston resigned the Premiership for reasons of health and Denham (a minister in Kidston's ministry) beame Premier forming a Liberal Ministry.

Sources

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

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