Region this district is in
This district is in Southern Metropolitan Region.
Facts and figures
Key boundary changes
This new district is made up of most of the removed Burwood District.
Ashwood District is made up of:
- 24,506 voters from Burwood District (Ashburton, Ashwood, and parts of Burwood, Chadstone and Glen Iris)
- 2,363 voters from Forest Hill District (part of Burwood East)
- 4,646 voters from Hawthorn District (part of Glen Iris)
- 19,429 voters from Mount Waverley District (most of Mount Waverley).
These changes officially come into effect on 1 November 2022.
The tables below show two-party-preferred (2PP) results from the 2018 State election, based on the old and new electoral boundaries.
Actual 2018 State election results by 2PP (Burwood District)
Party Votes % ALP 20,132 53.3% Liberal 17,650 46.7%
Estimated 2018 State election results by 2PP with new district boundaries
Party Votes % ALP 23,093 52% Liberal 21,323 48%
To estimate the 2018 votes on the new boundaries, we have allocated the votes from each voting centre according to where the new boundaries are.