Peter Baume

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Peter Erne Baume AC (born 30 January 1935) is an Australian politician and doctor. He is a member of the Liberal Party. He was a Senator for New South Wales from 1974 to 1991. He also served as Minister for Aboriginal Affairs (1980–1982) and Minister for Education (1982–1983) in the Fraser Government.

Baume was born in Sydney, New South Wales. He is the cousin of fellow Liberal Senator Michael Baume. He married Jennifer Broughton Tuson in 1958. The couple had two children.[1]

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  1. "Baume, Peter Erne (1935–)". The Biographical Dictionary of the Australian Senate. Retrieved 25 February 2020.