2004 Profile of the division of Moncrieff

Updated: 9 February 2011

State:

Queensland

Name Derivation:

Named after Gladys Moncrieff 1892–1976, light opera and musical comedy singer.

Area and Location Description:

Moncrieff covers an area of approximately 129 sq km from the Southport- Nerang Rd Southport in the north to Christine Ave Burleigh Waters in the south, west to Nerang and Gilston and South West to Worongary and Tallai. It takes in the tourist strip of the Gold Coast from north of Burleigh Waters to Mail Beach. The main suburbs include Ashmore, Benowa, Broadbeach, Broadbeach Waters, Bundall, Burleigh Waters, Carrara, Main Beach, Mermaid Beach, Mermaid Waters, Miami, Nerang, Southport, Surfers Paradise, Tallai and Worongary.

Map of Division:

Products/Industries of the Area:

Tourism and associated industries, and a variety of small industries.

First Proclaimed/Election:

1984

Demographic Rating:

Provincial

Members:

  • CIOBO, S (LP) 2001–
  • SULLIVAN, K (LP) 1984–2001

Current Member Details:

See the Parliament of Australia website

AEC Divisional Office Address:

See Divisional Office Contact Details

2004 Federal Election Results:

  • Enrolment: 84 311
  • Informal Vote: 5.93%
  • Turnout: 91.69%
  • Seat Status: Safe Liberal
  • Two Party Preferred: LP: 70.14% | ALP: 29.86%

Further information:

For supporting information, see Party Codes, Demographic Ratings and Seat Status.

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