Profile of the electoral division of McPherson (Qld)

Updated: 26 March 2018
State/Territory:
Queensland
Date this name and boundary was gazetted:
27 March 2018
First election this name was used at:
1949 federal election
First election this boundary was used at:
The next federal general election following the 2016 federal election
Maps and data
A4 map of the electoral division of McPherson (2018) [PDF 1.12MB]
Map of the Division of McPherson (2017) [PDF 2.96MB]
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Name Derivation:
Named after the McPherson Range for the range which runs north-west from Mount Glennie.
Area
229 sq km
Location description

The Division of McPherson consists of part of the Gold Coast City Council.

Products/Industries of the Area:
Tourism and associated industries and a variety of small industries.
Demographic Rating:
Provincial – outside capital cities, but with a majority of enrolment in major provincial cities
Current member details:
Please refer to the Parliament of Australia website
Members:
Andrews, K (LNQ) 2010–
May, M (LP) 1998–2010
Bradford, J (LP) 1990–1998
White, P N D (LP) 1981–1990
Robinson, E L (LP) 1972–1981
Barnes, C E (CP) 1958–1972
Fadden, A W (CP) 1949–1958
AEC Divisional Office:
Divisional Office contact details