Biography

Vince Connelly believes in the importance of family, hard work and community service.

Vince began his career in the Army. He was deployed with Australia’s peacekeeping missions to the Solomon Islands and East Timor, where he served as a Platoon Commander.

He has extensive experience with WA’s mining, oil and gas industries, including roles in emergency and crisis management.

Vince understands public service, having managed the risk program at the City of Swan and been a staff member for Julie Bishop, who he considers a role model.

Vince and his wife Peta live in Scarborough with their three teenage children. They understand the pressures facing local families.

Vince is committed to public safety, so children are safe playing outside and seniors can feel safe walking to their local shops.

He will work to improve local roads, to ease congestion in our growing community.

As part of the Liberal team, Vince supports small businesses and tax relief for workers. He knows a strong economy is the key to more jobs and guaranteeing essential services.

Vince has a strong connection to the local community, having been President of the Stirling Progress Association and volunteering for a number of veteran and sporting organisations.

Vince will draw on all his energy and experience to deliver for Stirling.

From Vince

“Labor should not block tax cuts that will benefit millions of working and middle-class Australians."

Jun 20

Anthony Albanese's choice for Home Affairs portfolio.

Jun 02

The Coalition was re-elected to get on with the job of delivering a stronger economy and a secure future for all Australians. That’s exactly what we’re going to do.

To commemorate this milestone, buy the Liberal 2019 election mug.

May 31

Does Anthony Albanese get it? Not at all.

May 30