The sitting Member of Parliament (MP) for Hawthorn is John Ormond Kennedy (Australian Labor Party)
Find their contact details on the Parliament of Victoria website
Region this district is in
This district is in Southern Metropolitan Region.
Facts and figures
Key boundary changes
The 2020-21 redivision of State electoral boundaries made the following changes to Hawthorn District.
Hawthorn District lost:
- 4,646 voters to Ashwood District (part of Glen Iris).
Hawthorn District gained:
- 2,253 voters from Box Hill District (parts of Canterbury and Surrey Hills)
- 6,934 voters from Burwood District (parts of Camberwell and Surrey Hills).
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
Party Votes % ALP 19,718 50.2% Liberal 19,544 49.8%
Estimated 2018 State election results by 2PP with new district boundaries
Party Votes % ALP 21,598 50.6% Liberal 21,077 49.4%
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.
- Past results
Year Party 1889-94 Liberal 1894-1900 Conservative 1900-02 Liberal 1902-07 Conservative 1907-08 Fusion 1908-09 Independent Liberal 1909-16 Fusion Liberal/Liberal 1916-18 Economy 1918-40 National/United Australia Party 1940-45 Independent 1945 Ministerial Liberal 1945-50 Liberal/Liberal and Country Party 1950 Independent Liberal 1950-52 Liberal and Country Party 1952-55 ALP 1955 Anti-Communist Labor 1955-64 Liberal and Country Party 1964 Independent Liberal 1964-2018 Liberal and Country Party/Liberal 2018-present ALP