Division of Hinkler

Australian federal electoral division

The Division of Hinkler is an Australian Electoral Division in Queensland. It was set up in 1984 and is named after Bert Hinkler, the great pioneer Australian aviator.[1]

Hinkler
Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of Hinkler 2010.png
Division of Hinkler (green) within Queensland
Created1984
MPKeith Pitt
PartyLiberal National
NamesakeBert Hinkler
Electors94,449 (2013)
Area3,504 km2 (1,352.9 sq mi)
DemographicProvincial
Bert Hinkler

The division includes the towns of Bundaberg, Hervey Bay, Childers, Gayndah and Monto.[1]

MembersEdit

Member Party Term
  Bryan Conquest National 1984–1987
  Brian Courtice Labor 1987–1993
  Paul Neville National 1993–2010
  Liberal National 2010–2013
  Keith Pitt Liberal National 2013–Present

Election resultsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Profile of the electoral division of Hinkler (Qld)". Australian Electoral Commission. 2014. Retrieved 10 May 2014.

Other websitesEdit

Coordinates: 25°10′59″S 152°23′06″E / 25.183°S 152.385°E / -25.183; 152.385