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Scot MacDonald (born 15 February 1961) is an Australian politician. He was a Liberal Party member of the New South Wales Legislative Council from 2011 to 2019.[1]

Scot MacDonald
Member of the New South Wales Legislative Council
In office
26 March 2011 – 23 March 2019
Personal details
Born (1961-02-15) 15 February 1961 (age 58)
Political partyLiberal Party

MacDonald holds a Bachelor of Financial Administration and a Masters of Environmental Management from the University of New England.

Prior to NSW Parliament, MacDonald was an Executive Officer at Riverina Citrus.

He also served on the State Executive of the NSW Liberal Party for 10 years as Country Vice-President.

He was a member of numerous committees including GPSC5 which is notable for its Inquiry into Coal Seam Gas. He has also served on a wide range of Inquries, such as the Management of Public Lands, Corrective Services, Racial Vilification, and Valuer General.[1]

MacDonald is a member of the Institute of Public Affairs and a strong advocate of free trade.


  1. ^ a b "The Hon. Scot MACDONALD (1961 - )". Former Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 5 April 2019.