Ted Sorensen MP announces that he will not be contesting the next election.
Ted Sorensen State Member for Hervey Bay has revealed his plans to stand down at the next election after nearly 27 years of public life, representing the people of Hervey Bay.
Ted was elected as a councillor in 1994 at Hervey Bay City Council and was Hervey Bay Mayor from 2000 to 2008 and was elected as State Member for Hervey Bay in 2009.
“It has been an extreme honour and privilege serving the people of Hervey Bay, Ted said
“My fulfilling public life experience will never retire and Jenny and I have many great memories to take with us, while we relax a little. Ted said.
“My wife Jenny made all things possible, and I could not have done it without her.
“I would also like to thank my staff Paula and Deb, for their continued dedication and commitment.
“Sincere thanks to all the people of Hervey Bay who have supported me over the many years, your continued endorsement was uplifting and humbling.
“To all Hervey Bay LNP members who have stood strongly beside me, who held our the LNP’s values strong at every election with tremendous professionalism, my sincerest appreciation.