Electoral district of Penrith
New South Wales—Legislative Assembly
Location within Sydney
|State||New South Wales|
|Party||Liberal Party of Australia|
|Area||75.61 km2 (29.2 sq mi)|
Penrith is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales. It has been represented by Stuart Ayres of the Liberal Party of Australia since the 2010 by-election. It is technically currently a safe Liberal seat, however prior to the 2010 by-election it was considered safe for the Australian Labor Party.
Penrith includes the suburbs of Penrith, Emu Heights, Emu Plains, Glenbrook, Jamisontown, Lapstone, Lemongrove, Leonay, South Penrith and parts of Blaxland, Caddens, Cambridge Park, Castlereagh, Cambridge Gardens, Cranebrook, Kingswood and Werrington.
Members for Penrith
|Faye Lo Po'||Labor||1991–2003|
|New South Wales state election, 2011: Penrith|
|Christian Democrats||Andrew Green||2,474||5.8||-0.4|
|Outdoor Recreation||Joaquim De Lima||2,119||5.0||+5.0|
|Total formal votes||42,731||96.4||-0.9|
|Liberal gain from Labor||Swing||+25.6|
- "Penrith". New South Wales Electoral Commission. Retrieved 26 April 2015.
- Antony Green. "2011 New South Wales Election: Analysis of Results" (PDF). NSW Parliamentary Library. Retrieved 10 December 2011.