Division of Petrie
The Division of Petrie is an Australian Electoral Division in Queensland. It was founded in 1949 and named after Andrew Petrie (1798–1872), a civil engineer, pioneer and explorer, and the first free settler in Brisbane (1837).
Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of Petrie (green) within Queensland
|Area||152 km2 (58.7 sq mi)|
Petrie is in the northern suburbs of Brisbane, and includes Bald Hills, Bracken Ridge, Carseldine, Clontarf, Deception Bay, Fitzgibbon, Griffin, Kippa-Ring, Mango Hill, Margate, North Lakes, Redcliffe, Rothwell, Scarborough, Woody Point, and parts of Aspley, Bridgeman Downs, and Burpengary.
|(Sir) Alan Hulme||Liberal||1963–1972|
|Luke Howarth||Liberal National||2013–present|
- Australian Electoral Commission: Profile of the electoral division of Petrie (Qld) - Australian Electoral Commission