Division of Wright

Australian federal electoral division

The Division of Wright is an Australian Electoral Division in the state of Queensland. It was set up in 2010.[1] It covers the area inland from the Gold Coast, and includes the towns of Beaudesert and Boonah. It is named after the poet, Judith Wright (1915-2000) who lived in the area.[1]

Australian House of Representatives Division
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Division of Wright (green) in Queensland
MPScott Buchholz
PartyLiberal National
NamesakeJudith Wright
Electors90,316 (2013)
Area7,589 km2 (2,930.1 sq mi)


Member Party Term
  Scott Buchholz Liberal National 2010–present

Election resultsEdit


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Profile of the electoral division of Wright (Qld)". Australian Electoral Commission. 2014. Retrieved 14 October 2014.

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Coordinates: 27°55′01″S 152°40′26″E / 27.917°S 152.674°E / -27.917; 152.674