South Barwon District

Sitting MP

The sitting Member of Parliament (MP) for South Barwon is Darren Cheeseman (Australian Labor Party)

Find their contact details on the Parliament of Victoria website 

Region this district is in

This district is in Western Victoria Region.

Facts and figures

  • Key boundary changes

    The 2020-21 redivision of State electoral boundaries made the following changes to South Barwon District.

    South Barwon District lost:

    • 16,575 voters to Polwarth District (Bellbrae, Bells Beach, Jan Juc, Paraparap and Torquay; part of Freshwater Creek).

    South Barwon District gained:

    • 3,313 voters from Geelong District (part of Belmont).
  • Two-party-preferred analysis

    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 26,412 54.5%
    Liberal 22,023 45.5%

    Estimated 2018 State election results by 2PP with new district boundaries

    Party Votes %
    ALP 20,285 53%
    Liberal 17,964 47%

    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
  • Historical pattern
    Year Party
    1976-92 Liberal
    1992 Independent Liberal
    1992-2002 Liberal
    2002-2010 ALP
    2010-2018 Liberal
    2018-present ALP