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Bernie Finn

Member for Western Metropolitan Region

About Bernie

Shadow Assistant Minister for Autism
Shadow Assistant Minister for Small Business
Member for Western Metropolitan Region

Bernie Finn is a member for the Western Metropolitan region. First elected as a member of the Western Metropolitan Region in 2006, Bernie was re-elected in 2010.

Bernie attended Trinity College in Colac and Salesian College in Sunbury before taking up a job as a radio broadcaster. The broadcaster role allowed Bernie to learn and he took on different responsibilities including as a producer, an operator and the studio manager.

He was the Member for Tullamarine between 1992 and 1999, winning this marginal north-western seat twice while in government. Bernie ran his own communications business and prior to his election held adviser roles with federal MPs and ministers.

A passionate advocate for the welfare of Victorian families, Bernie believes the first priority of government must be adequate investment in essential services that support the family unit. Bernie is a committed member of community organisations and is a volunteer at his younger children’s primary school.

Bernie and his wife Cathy have four children. 

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