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Division Name PETRIE
State Queensland
Elected Member D'Ath, Y (ALP) 2007-
Name Derivation Named after Andrew Petrie 1798-1872, a noted civil engineer, pioneer, explorer and the first free settler in Brisbane 1837.
First Proclaimed / Election 1949
Area 127 sq. kms
Demographic Outer Metropolitan
Pre-Election Seat Status Fairly Safe
Seat Status Marginal
Enrolment 90,048
Turnout 95.17%
Informal 2.97%
Location Petrie covers an area of approximately 127 sq km from the northern Brisbane suburbs to the City of Redcliffe on Moreton Bay. It takes in parts of the local government areas of Brisbane City, all of the Redcliffe City area and part of Pine Rivers Shire. The main suburbs of the City of Brisbane include: Bald Hills, Bracken Ridge, Bridgeman Downs, Carseldine, Chermside West, Fitzgibbon, McDowall and parts of Aspley, Everton Park and Stafford Heights. The suburbs of the City of Redcliffe include Clontarf, Kippa-Ring, Margate, Redcliffe, Rothwell, Scarborough and Woody Point. Other areas include part of Mango Hill and Griffin in Pine Rivers Shire.
Products and Industry The area is mainly residential with some light industrial and commercial activities.

D'Ath, Y (ALP) 2007-
Gambaro, T (LP) 1996-2007
Johns, G T (ALP) 1987-1996
Hodges, J C (LP) 1984-1987
Wells, D M (ALP) 1983-1984
Hodges, J C (LP) 1974-1983
Cooke, N M (LP) 1972-1974
Hulme, A S (LP) 1963-1972
O'Brien, R C (ALP) 1961-1963
Hulme, A S (LP) 1949-1961

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