Western Australian Premier Colin Barnett has announced Colin Holt as new Minister for Racing and Gaming following a 2104 cabinet reshuffle with the retirement of existing Minister Terry Waldron.
South West Region MLC and National Colin Holt will join Cabinet to fill the vacancy left by Waldron and will take responsibility for Housing as well as Racing and Gaming.
Holt's office is based in Eaton in regional West Australia.
Minister Holt was due to be sworn in on December 8, 2104.
In announcing Premier Barnett stated, 'Colin brings another good mix of talents to our Ministerial line-up'.