2016 federal election: profile of the electoral division of Moore (WA)

Updated: 8 July 2016
Western Australia
Date this name and boundary was gazetted:
19 January 2016
First election for this name and boundary:
2016 federal election
Map of Division:
Name derivation:
Named after George Fletcher Moore 1798–1886, the first Advocate-General in Western Australia 1834.
90 sq km
Location description:
Moore contains most of the City of Joondalup and a small portion of the City of Wanneroo. It includes the suburbs of Burns Beach, Connolly, Craigie, Currambine, Duncraig, Edgewater, Greenwood, Heathridge, Hillarys, Iluka, Joondalup, Kallaroo, Kingsley (part), Kinross, Marmion, Mullaloo, Ocean Reef, Padbury, Sorrento and Woodvale.
Products/Industries of the Area:
Industries include medical, education, retail, recreation, light industrial, commercial, and hospitality.
Demographic rating:
Outer Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and containing large areas of recent suburban expansion.
Current member details:
Please refer to the Parliament of Australia website
  • Goodenough, I (LP) 2013–
  • Washer, M (LP) 1998–2013
  • Filing, P (LP/IND) 1990–1998
  • Blanchard, C A (ALP) 1983–1990
  • Hyde, J M (LP) 1974–1983
  • Maisey, D W (CP) 1963–1974
  • Leslie, H A (CP) 1961–1963
  • Halbert, H V (LP) 1958–1961
  • Leslie, H A (CP) 1949–1958
AEC contact:
Moore Divisional Office