State Electoral Area & Politicians

1.Overview

To find your State electoral district, please visit State Electoral Office Electoral Districts website.

These are the electorates represented within the City of Burnside.

2.Bragg

The electorate of Bragg was named in honour of Sir William Bragg, Professor of Physics at the University of Adelaide, and his son Sir William Bragg. The Nobel Prize of 1915 was jointly awarded to both men for the development of X-ray crystallography.

The seat is held by Ms Vickie Chapman MP (Liberal Party)

Contact

Electorate Office: 357 Greenhill Rd, Toorak Gardens SA 5065
Phone: (08) 8332 4799
Fax: (08) 8364 2173
Email: bragg@parliament.sa.gov.au

3.Hartley

The electorate of Hartley was named in recognition of the services to education, performed by John Anderson Hartley. John Hartley established the system of compulsory education in South Australia in 1875.

The seat is held by The Hon Grace Portolesi MP (Australian Labor Party)

Contact

Office: 25A Montacute Road, Campbelltown SA 5074
PO Box 2151, Felixstow SA 5070
Phone: (08) 8365 1341
Fax: (08) 8365 3421
Email: hartley@parliament.sa.gov.au

4.Heysen

The electorate of Heysen was named in honour of Sir Hans Heysen. Sir Hans, who resided principally in the Adelaide Hills, distinguished himself as an artist.

The seat is held by Ms Isobel Redmond MP (Liberal Party)

Contact

Electorate Office: 14 Druids Ave, Stirling SA 5152
Phone: (08) 8339 5077
Fax: (08) 8339 6817
Email: heysen@parliament.sa.gov.au

5.Morialta

Morialta is an aboriginal word meaning "running water" or "ever flowing".

The seat is held by Mr John Gardner MP (Liberal Party)

Contact

Electorate Office: 163 St Bernards Rd, Rostrevor SA 5073
Phone: (08) 8365 4224
Fax: (08) 8365 4225
Email: morialta@parliament.sa.gov.au

6.Dunstan

The electorate of Norwood was renamed as Dunstan, with no changes to the electorate's boundaries. The suburb of Norwood was named after an English village and was established in 1838.

The seat is held by Mr Steven Marshall MP (Liberal Party)

Contact

Electorate Office: 120b The Parade, Norwood SA 5067
Phone: (08) 8331 8150
Fax: (08) 8331 9286
Email: norwood@parliament.sa.gov.au

7.Unley

The family name of the wife of Thomas Whistler, owner of land in Unley which was laid out around 1857 or after the English town of Undley.

The seat is held by Mr David Pisoni MP (Liberal Party)

Contact

Electorate Office: 372 Unley Rd, Unley Park SA 5061
Phone: (08) 8373 4846
Fax: (08) 8383 4261
Email: unley@parliament.sa.gov.au