| Western Australia/Premier |
(Leader of Australian state)
|Head of government of the state of Western Australia|
The premier of Western Australia is the head of government of the state of Western Australia. The role of premier at a state level is similar to the role of the prime minister of Australia at a federal level. premier leads the executive branch of the Government of Western Australia.
Two former premiers have been sentenced to jail.
One premier was involved in Iran Contra.
One was involved in the murder of brothel madam Shirley Finn.