Ron Mulock

Ronald Joseph "Ron" Mulock AO KCSG (11 January 1930 – 4 September 2014) was an Australian politician.wikipedia
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City of Penrith

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A former City of Penrith mayor, he was an Australian Labor Party member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1971 to 1988.

Deputy Premier of New South Wales

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He was Deputy Premier of New South Wales under Neville Wran and Barrie Unsworth from 1984 to 1988.
The most recent death of a Deputy Premier was that of Ron Mulock (1984–1988), who died on 5 September 2014.

Neville Wran

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He was Deputy Premier of New South Wales under Neville Wran and Barrie Unsworth from 1984 to 1988.

Barrie Unsworth

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He was Deputy Premier of New South Wales under Neville Wran and Barrie Unsworth from 1984 to 1988. On 20 March 1987, Mulock and Premier Barrie Unsworth (who had taken over from Wran the previous year) concluded a Commonwealth/State agreement that resulted in the establishment of the University of Western Sydney in 1989.

Electoral district of Penrith

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As a state parliamentarian, Mulock represented Nepean from 1971 to 1973, Penrith from 1973 to 1981 and St Marys from 1981 until his retirement at the 1988 election.

Macarthur Institute of Higher Education

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A champion of increased resources for Sydney’s west, Mulock expanded Milperra College of Advanced Education into the Macarthur Institute of Higher Education and worked for the establishment of a university in western Sydney.
It opposed the merger proposal, and was supported in wanting to retain its independence by the state government and its education minister, Ron Mulock.

Electoral district of St Marys

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As a state parliamentarian, Mulock represented Nepean from 1971 to 1973, Penrith from 1973 to 1981 and St Marys from 1981 until his retirement at the 1988 election.

Electoral district of Nepean (New South Wales)

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As a state parliamentarian, Mulock represented Nepean from 1971 to 1973, Penrith from 1973 to 1981 and St Marys from 1981 until his retirement at the 1988 election.

Jack Ferguson

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On 10 February 1984, Mulock's strong performance and personal popularity led to him becoming Deputy Premier after the retirement of Jack Ferguson.

Order of St. Gregory the Great

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Ronald Joseph "Ron" Mulock AO KCSG (11 January 1930 – 4 September 2014) was an Australian politician.

Australia

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Ronald Joseph "Ron" Mulock AO KCSG (11 January 1930 – 4 September 2014) was an Australian politician.

Australian Labor Party

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A former City of Penrith mayor, he was an Australian Labor Party member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1971 to 1988.

New South Wales Legislative Assembly

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A former City of Penrith mayor, he was an Australian Labor Party member of the New South Wales Legislative Assembly from 1971 to 1988.

Sydney

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Ron Mulock was born in the Sydney suburb of Darlinghurst on 11 January 1930 and baptised a Catholic.

Darlinghurst, New South Wales

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Ron Mulock was born in the Sydney suburb of Darlinghurst on 11 January 1930 and baptised a Catholic.

Marrickville, New South Wales

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He was educated at St Declan’s in Penshurst and De La Salle College (now Casimir Catholic College), Marrickville.

Bachelor of Laws

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Mulock studied law part-time and received an LL.B from the University of Sydney in 1957.

University of Sydney

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Mulock studied law part-time and received an LL.B from the University of Sydney in 1957.

Western Sydney University

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On 20 March 1987, Mulock and Premier Barrie Unsworth (who had taken over from Wran the previous year) concluded a Commonwealth/State agreement that resulted in the establishment of the University of Western Sydney in 1989.

Frank Walker (Australian politician)

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He was opposed by both major ALP factions and Wran, his chief rivals for the job having been the left-wing Frank Walker and the right-wing Terry Sheahan.

Terry Sheahan

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He was opposed by both major ALP factions and Wran, his chief rivals for the job having been the left-wing Frank Walker and the right-wing Terry Sheahan.