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The Division of Berowra is an Australian electoral division in the state of New South Wales. The division was created in 1969 and is named for the suburb of Berowra.

Berowra
Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of BEROWRA 2016.png
Division of Berowra in New South Wales, as of the 2016 federal election.
Created1969
MPJulian Leeser
PartyLiberal
NamesakeBerowra, New South Wales
Electors106,399 (2019)
Area786 km2 (303.5 sq mi)
DemographicOuter Metropolitan

Its boundaries have changed little since it was created, and it includes the suburbs of Annangrove, Arcadia, Berowra, Berowra Creek, Berowra Heights, Berowra Waters, Berrilee, Brooklyn, Canoelands, Cheltenham, Cherrybrook, Cowan, Dangar Island, Dural, Fiddletown, Fishermans Point, Forest Glen, Galston, Glenorie, Hawkesbury River, Hornsby Heights, Kenthurst, Laughtondale, Maroota, Middle Dural, Milsons Passage, Mount Kuring-gai, Pennant Hills, Round Corner, Sackville North, Singletons Mill, South Maroota, Thornleigh, and Westleigh; as well as parts of Asquith, Beecroft, Carlingford, Castle Hill, Cattai, Glenhaven, Hornsby, Leets Vale, Lower Hawkesbury, Lower Portland, Maraylya, Mount Colah, Normanhurst, West Pennant Hills, and Wisemans Ferry.

The seat has always been a safe seat for the Liberal Party.

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MembersEdit

Member Party Term
  Tom Hughes Liberal 1969–1972
  Harry Edwards Liberal 1972–1993
  Philip Ruddock Liberal 1993–2016
  Julian Leeser Liberal 2016–present

Election resultsEdit

2019 Australian federal election: Berowra[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Julian Leeser 49,404 57.83 +0.74
Labor Katie Gompertz 17,984 21.05 +1.17
Greens Monica Tan 9,839 11.52 +0.02
Independent Mick Gallagher 1,923 2.25 −0.79
Christian Democrats Simon Taylor 1,915 2.24 −3.30
United Australia Craig McLachlan 1,383 1.62 +1.62
Science Brendan Clarke 1,324 1.55 −0.51
Sustainable Australia Justin Thomas 1,221 1.43 +1.43
Independent Roger Woodward 430 0.50 −0.38
Total formal votes 85,423 93.71 −2.13
Informal votes 5,733 6.29 +2.13
Turnout 91,156 85.67 −7.54
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Julian Leeser 56,493 66.13 −0.32
Labor Katie Gompertz 28,930 33.87 +0.32
Liberal hold Swing −0.32

Results are not final. Last updated 5:30pm AEST on 25 May 2019.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Berowra, NSW, Tally Room 2019, Australian Electoral Commission.

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