Region this district is in
This district is in South-Eastern Metropolitan Region.
Facts and figures
Key boundary changes
This new district is made up of most of the removed Gembrook District.
Pakenham District is made up of:
- 20,460 voters from Bass District (Officer South; most of Pakenham and Pakenham South; parts of Cardinia, Officer and Rythdale)
- 24,268 voters from Gembrook District (Dewhurst and Pakenham Upper; most of Officer; parts of Beaconsfield Upper, Nar Nar Goon North and Pakenham).
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 (Gembrook District)
Party Votes % ALP 21,556 49.1% Liberal 22,362 50.9%
Estimated 2018 State election results by 2PP with new district boundaries
Party Votes % ALP 17,705 52.2% Liberal 16,185 47.8%
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.
Year Party 1992-2002* Liberal
* Pakenham District was removed in 2002 and created again in 2022.