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Barnaby Joyce

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Joyce in 2010
17th Deputy Prime Minister of Australia
In office
6 December 2017 – 26 February 2018
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
Preceded by Office vacant
Succeeded by Michael McCormack
In office
18 February 2016 – 27 October 2017
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
Preceded by Warren Truss
Succeeded by Office vacant
Leader of the National Party
In office
11 February 2016 – 26 February 2018
Deputy Fiona Nash
Bridget McKenzie
Preceded by Warren Truss
Succeeded by Michael McCormack
Minister for Infrastructure and Transport
In office
20 December 2017 – 26 February 2018
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
Preceded by Darren Chester
Succeeded by Michael McCormack
Minister for Resources and Northern Australia
Acting
In office
25 July 2017 – 27 October 2017
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
Preceded by Matt Canavan
Succeeded by Matt Canavan
Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources
In office
18 September 2013 – 27 October 2017
6 December 2017 – 20 December 2017
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
Tony Abbott
Preceded by Joel Fitzgibbon
Succeeded by David Littleproud
Deputy Leader of the National Party
In office
13 September 2013 – 11 February 2016
Leader Warren Truss
Preceded by Nigel Scullion
Succeeded by Fiona Nash
Leader of the National Party in the Senate
In office
18 September 2008 – 8 August 2013
Deputy Nigel Scullion
Leader Warren Truss
Preceded by Nigel Scullion
Succeeded by Nigel Scullion
Member of the Australian Parliament
for New England
Assumed office
7 September 2013
Preceded by Tony Windsor
Senator for Queensland
In office
1 July 2005 – 8 August 2013
Preceded by Len Harris
Succeeded by Barry O'Sullivan
Personal details
Born
Barnaby Thomas Gerard Joyce

17 April 1967 (1967-04-17) (age 53)
Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
Citizenship Australia
New Zealand (1967–2017)
Political party National (1989–2010; 2013–present)
Other political
affiliations
Coalition
Liberal National (2010–2013)
Spouse(s)
Natalie Abberfield
(m. 1993; separated 2017)
Domestic partner Vikki Campion
Children 5
Education St. Ignatius' College
Alma mater University of New England (BFinAdmin)
Occupation Accountant
Politician
Military service
Branch/service Australian Army Reserve
Years of service 1996–2001
Unit Royal Queensland Regiment

Barnaby Thomas Gerard Joyce (born 17 April 1967) is an Australian politician. He was the leader of the National Party from February 2016 to February 2018, and was Deputy Prime Minister of Australia from February 2016 to October 2017 and from December 2017 to February 2018.


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