Queensland People's Party

The Queensland People's Party was a conservative political party in Queensland, Australia.

Created in 1943 by Brisbane Lord Mayor John Beals Chandler, the Queensland People's Party contested elections in South East Queensland. In 1945, it became part of the Liberal Party of Australia for federal matters including federal elections.[1] It was renamed Liberal Party of Australia (Queensland Division) on 8 July 1949.[2]



  1. "Liberals & Q.P.P. in agreement". The Courier Mail. 24 May 1945. Retrieved 27 November 2019.
  2. "Change Took Years - Q.P.P's Name Died Hard". Brisbane Telegraph. 9 July 1949. Retrieved 27 November 2019.

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