Electoral district of Mitcham (South Australia)

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Mitcham
South AustraliaHouse of Assembly
State South Australia
Dates current 1938–1993
Namesake Mitcham, South Australia
Coordinates 34°39′S 138°38′E / 34.650°S 138.633°E / -34.650; 138.633Coordinates: 34°39′S 138°38′E / 34.650°S 138.633°E / -34.650; 138.633

Mitcham was an electoral district of the House of Assembly in the Australian state of South Australia from 1938 to 1993. The district was based in the south-eastern suburbs of Adelaide.

Mitcham is the only single-member lower house seat in any Parliament in Australia to be won by the Australian Democrats.

Mitcham was superseded by Waite at the 1993 state election.

Members for Mitcham[edit]

Member Party Term
  Henry Dunks Liberal and Country League 1938–1955
  Robin Millhouse Liberal and Country League 1955–1973
  Liberal Movement 1973–1976
  New LM 1976–1977
  Australian Democrats 1977–1982
  Heather Southcott Australian Democrats 1982
  Stephen Baker Liberal Party of Australia 1982–1993

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