Burwood District profile

Features of the District

Location:Burwood District is a metropolitan electorate located approximately 13 kilometres east of Melbourne.
Area:25 square kilometres.
Suburbs:Ashburton, Ashwood, Box Hill South and Burwood. Parts of Camberwell, Chadstone, Glen Iris and Surrey Hills.
Features:The District is a residential electorate. Natural features include Wattle Park and the Gardiners Creek Reserve.
Upper House
Region:
Southern Metropolitan Region
Statistical profile based on 2011 Census data (link to pdf)

Sitting Member

Graham Watt - Liberal (Parliament website, external link)

Election Results

2014 State election results – Burwood District
2010 State election results – Burwood District
2006 State election results – Burwood District
2002 State election results – Burwood District

Historical pattern

1955-67*Liberal and Country Party/Liberal
1976-99Liberal
1999-2010ALP
2010-presentLiberal
*Abolished in 1967, and re-established in 1976
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