City of West Torrens

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City of West Torrens
South Australia
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Population 58,158 (2013)[1]
 • Density 1,352/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
Area 37.07 km2 (14.3 sq mi)
Mayor John Trainer
Region Metropolitan Adelaide
State electorate(s) Colton, Ashford, West Torrens, Morphett
Federal Division(s) Adelaide, Hindmarsh
Website City of West Torrens
LGAs around City of West Torrens:
City of Charles Sturt City of Adelaide
City of West Torrens City of Unley
City of Holdfast Bay City of Marion City of Marion

The City of West Torrens is a local government area in the western suburbs of Adelaide, South Australia. Since the 1970s the area was mainly home to many open spaces and parks, however after the mid-1990s (1993-1995) the LGA became more residential.


The current council as of June 2016 is:[2]

Ward Party[3] Councillor Notes
Mayor   Labor John Trainer
Airport   Independent Rosalie Haese
  Independent Garth Palmer
Hilton   Independent Cindy O'Rielley
  Independent George Vlahos
Keswick   Independent Rishi Dua
  Independent John Woodward
Lockleys   Independent Kym McKay Deputy Mayor
  Liberal Steven Rypp
Morphett   Independent George Demetriou
  Independent Megan Hill
Plympton   Independent Arthur Mangos
  Liberal Simon Tsiaparis
Thebarton   Labor Graham Nitschke
  Independent Tony Polito


The City of West Torrens contains the following suburbs.[4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Australian Bureau of Statistics (2013). "City of West Torrens Community Profile, 2013". Retrieved 23 March 2015. 
  2. ^ "City of West Torrens - Elected Members". Retrieved 5 June 2016. 
  3. ^ "Elected Member Register of Interest" (PDF). Retrieved 5 June 2016.  External link in |website= (help)
  4. ^ City of West Torrens. "Suburbs & ward map". Retrieved 19 November 2014. 
  5. ^ "Suburbs and rural localities list" (PDF). The Government of South Australia, Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure. 1 May 2015. p. 2. Retrieved 1 December 2015. 

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Coordinates: 34°57′S 138°35′E / 34.950°S 138.583°E / -34.950; 138.583