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Murray McCully is the Member of Parliament for East Coast Bays.

Mr McCully first entered Parliament in 1987 after winning the Auckland seat of East Coast Bays and was appointed a Minister in October 1991. He has held a number of cabinet portfolios including Foreign Affairs, Customs, Housing, Tourism, ACC, Rugby World Cup, and Sport, Fitness and Leisure (which included responsibility for the America's Cup and Millennium events).

Mr McCully was born in Whangarei and has lived in the East Coast Bays electorate for over 30 years. He holds an LLB from the University of Auckland and is a qualified barrister and solicitor. Prior to entering Parliament he was a principal of a public relations company.

Latest news by Hon Murray McCully

New Ambassador to France appointed

Foreign Minister Murray McCully has appointed diplomat Jane Coombs as New Zealand’s next Ambassador to France. “New Zealand’s relationship with France is one of our most long-standing and vibrant, and it...

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New Zealand supports Viet Nam dam safety

New Zealand and Viet Nam have launched a $5.4 million initiative to reduce dam related flooding in Viet Nam.Foreign Minister Murray McCully joined Mr Ha Cong Tuan, Viet Nam’s Vice Minister...

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McCully to Viet Nam to further Vietnamese partnership

Foreign Minister Murray McCully will travel to Ha Noi today to meet Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and President Tran Dai Quang. “New Zealand’s relationship with...

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