Des Hardman

Candidate for Forde

Des Hardman, Labor’s candidate for Forde, works as a Senior Radiographer and MRI Team Leader at Logan Hospital, where he coordinates patient care and works directly with members of the community from Logan, the Gold Coast, and surrounding areas.

Having been part of healthcare service delivery through his working life, Des is a big believer in accessible, affordable healthcare for all members of our community. He’s seen firsthand the damage cuts to health can do, and he will always stand up for our local hospitals and health workers.

Des is a proud Dad and has lived with his family in Meadowbrook for 13 years. As a working parent, he knows the challenges faced by young families. Des is particularly passionate about ensuring that kids and adults in our community have access to world class education and training opportunities, from early childhood education through to experienced workers reskilling for new positions or new industries.

Des has been reaching out and hearing from members of the community across the electorate, and looks forward to meeting many more. He will work hard to secure the vital infrastructure developments Forde needs moving into the future, as well as proper funding for our local schools, hospitals, and training institutions.

Des has the dedication, determination, and integrity to deliver for our local community.