Caulfield District profile

Features of the District

Location:Caulfield District is a metropolitan electorate located approximately six kilometres south-east of Melbourne.
Area:17 square kilometres.
Suburbs:Balaclava, Caulfield, Caulfield East, Caulfield North, Caulfield South, Elsternwick, Gardenvale, Glen Huntly and Ripponlea. Parts of Ormond, St Kilda and St Kilda East.
Features:The District is a residential electorate. Features include the Caulfield Racecourse, Rippon Lea mansion, the Caulfield General Medical Centre and the Caulfield campus of Monash University.
Upper House
Region:
Southern Metropolitan Region
Statistical profile based on 2011 Census data (link to pdf)

Sitting Member

David Southwick - Liberal (Parliament website, external link)

Election Results

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

Historical pattern

1927-30Australian Liberal
1930-43National/United Australia Party
1943-45Independent Socialist
1945-52Liberal/Liberal and Country Party
1952-55Electoral Reform League/Victorian Liberal
1955-77Liberal and Country Party /Liberal
1977-79Independent Liberal
1979-presentLiberal
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