Electoral district of Mulgrave (Queensland)
Electoral map of Mulgrave 2017
|Dates current||1873–1888; 1950–present|
|Area||2,923 km2 (1,128.6 sq mi)|
The district in its present form is a narrow coastal strip running from the southern suburbs of Cairns at its northern end to Innisfail at its southern end. Mulgrave also includes the towns of Gordonvale and Babinda. The electorate was first created for the 1950 election.
There was an earlier district also called Mulgrave that existed from 1873 to 1888. It was based on the town of Bundaberg and was replaced by the new electoral district of Bundaberg by the Electoral Districts Act of 1887.
In 2017 a chunk of the electoral district split from Mulgrave, this area includes Innisfail, Tully and Babinda districts.
Members for MulgraveEdit
|First incarnation (1873–1888)|
|Walter Scott||Squatter conservative||1873–1878|
|Thomas McIlwraith||Conservative leader||1878–1886|
|Second incarnation (1950–present)|
|Charles Rappolt||One Nation||1998|
|Liberal National||Karina Samperi||6,287||22.8||−8.6|
|One Nation||Sue Bertuch||6,158||22.3||+22.3|
|Total formal votes||27,558||95.1||−2.6|
|Liberal National||Karina Samperi||10,769||39.1||+2.0|
- "Representatives of Queensland State Electorates 1860-2012" (PDF). Queensland Parliament. Retrieved 3 February 2014.
- 2017 State General Election - Mulgrave - District Summary, ECQ.