Hawthorn District profile

Features of the District

Location:Hawthorn District is an inner metropolitan electorate approximately six kilometres east of Melbourne.
Area:19 square kilometres.
Suburbs:Hawthorn and Hawthorn East. Parts of Camberwell, Canterbury and Glen Iris.
Features:The District is a residential electorate. Features include Swinburne University of Technology and the Camberwell Junction shopping centre.
Upper House
Region:
Southern Metropolitan Region
Statistical profile based on 2011 Census data (link to pdf)

Sitting Member

John Pesutto - Liberal (Parliament website, external link)

Election Results

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

Historical pattern

1889-94Liberal
1894-1900Conservative
1900-02Liberal
1902-07Conservative
1907-08Fusion
1908-09Independent Liberal
1909-16Fusion Liberal/Liberal
1916-18Economy
1918-40National/United Australia Party
1940-45Independent
1945Ministerial Liberal
1945-50Liberal/Liberal and Country Party
1950Independent Liberal
1950-52Liberal and Country Party
1952-55ALP
1955Anti-Communist Labor
1955-64Liberal and Country Party
1964Independent Liberal
1964-presentLiberal and Country Party /Liberal
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