Electoral district of Katanning

Katanning was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia from 1904 to 1989.

Western AustraliaLegislative Assembly
StateWestern Australia
Dates current1904–19891
1 known as Katanning-Roe 1983–1989

The district centred on the town of Katanning in the southern part of the state. The seat was a conservative electorate; it was never won by the Labor Party.

The district was known as Katanning-Roe from 1983, before it was finally abolished in 1989.


Katanning (1904–1983)
Member Party Term
  Frederick Piesse Independent 1904–1905
  Ministerial 1905–1909
  Arnold Piesse Ministerial 1909–1911
  Liberal 1911–1914
  Alec Thomson Liberal 1914–1917
  Country 1917–1923
  Country (ECP) 1923–1924
  Country 1924–1930
  Arnold Piesse Ind. Country 1930–1933
  Country 1933–1935
  Arthur Watts Country 1935–1950
  Crawford Nalder Country 1950–1974
  Dick Old National Country 1974–1983
Katanning-Roe (1983–1989)
Member Party Term
  Dick Old National Country 1983–1985
  Liberal 1985–1986
  Monty House National 1986–1989