Profile of the electoral division of Brisbane (Qld)

Updated: 26 March 2018
State/Territory:
Queensland
Date this name and boundary was gazetted:
27 March 2018
First election this name was used at:
1901 federal election
First election this boundary was used at:
The next federal general election following the 2016 federal election
Maps and data
A4 map of the electoral division of Brisbane (2018) [PDF 836KB]
Map of the Division of Brisbane (2017) [PDF 3.41MB]
Download Queensland GIS data
Name Derivation:
Named in recognition of the City of Brisbane.
Area
57 sq km
Location description

The Division of Brisbane consists of part of the Brisbane City Council.

Products/Industries of the Area:
The area is mostly residential but contains some light industry. It includes the Queensland Parliament House and Brisbane City Council Chambers. Many Commonwealth Government, State Government and business administrative offices are found in the area.
Demographic Rating:
Inner Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and consisting of well-established built-up suburbs
Current member details:
Please refer to the Parliament of Australia website
Members:
Evans, T (LNQ) 2016–
Gambaro, T (LNQ) 2010–2016
Bevis, A (ALP) 1990–2010
Cross, M D (ALP) 1980–1990
Johnson, P F (LP) 1975–1980
Cross, M D (ALP) 1961–1975
Lawson, G (ALP) 1931–1961
Cameron, D C (NAT) 1919–1931
Finlayson, W F (ALP) 1910–1919
Foxton, J F G (ANTI-SOC) 1906–1910
Culpin, M (ALP) 1903–1906
Macdonald-Paterson, T (FT) 1901–1903
AEC Divisional Office:
Divisional Office contact details