The Hon Cameron Dick MP
Minister for State Development, Manufacturing,
Infrastructure and Planning
Member for Woodridge
Cameron Dick was appointed Queensland Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning on 12 December 2017.
Cameron is a graduate of the University of Queensland, where he obtained degrees in Law, Commerce and Arts.
Cameron later obtained a Masters of Law at Trinity Hall, Cambridge.
He was admitted as a solicitor and later a barrister of the Supreme Court of Queensland.
During the 1990s Cameron had the exceptional opportunity of working in Tuvalu, a small island nation in the South Pacific. Cameron worked in Tuvalu under the Australian Volunteers Abroad program (now Australian Volunteers International). Cameron served in Tuvalu as the Crown Counsel and as the nation’s Attorney-General. He was appointed as the country’s acting Attorney-General at the age of 27.
On his election to the Queensland Parliament in 2009, Cameron was immediately appointed as Queensland Attorney-General and Minister for Industrial Relations, a rare honour for a first term MP. He later served as the Minister for Education and Industrial Relations in the Bligh Labor Government.
Cameron was re-elected to the Queensland Parliament as the state Member for Woodridge on 31 January 2015 and was appointed Queensland Minister for Health and Ambulance Services.
In this time he led health system reform, including reducing hospital waiting lists, overhauling the mental health act, implementing safe nurse-to-patient ratios and supporting delivery of new and improved hospitals across Queensland.
Cameron was re-elected to the Queensland Parliament in 2017, and as the current Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning, he is driven by creating jobs, attracting investment to Queensland, developing and delivering the infrastructure Queensland needs and fuelling the state economy.
Cameron is married with two children.