Electoral district of Hawkesbury
New South Wales—Legislative Assembly
|State||New South Wales|
|Area||3,171.18 km2 (1,224.4 sq mi)|
It includes all of the City of Hawkesbury and the far north of both the Hills Shire and Hornsby Shire, including the suburbs and towns of Berambing, Berowra Creek, Bilpin, Blaxlands Ridge, Bligh Park, Bowen Mountain, Canoelands, Cattai, Central Colo, Central Macdonald, Clarendon, Colo, Colo Heights, Cornwallis, Cumberland Reach, East Kurrajong, Ebenezer, Fernances, Forest Glen, Freemans Reach, Glenorie, Glossodia, Grose Vale, Grose Wold, Higher Macdonald, Hobartville, Kenthurst, Kurmond, Kurrajong, Kurrajong Heights, Kurrajong Hills, Laughtondale, Leets Vale, Lower Hawkesbury, Lower Macdonald, Lower Portland, Maraylya, Maroota, Mcgraths Hill, Mellong, Middle Dural, Mogo Creek, Mountain Lagoon, Mulgrave, North Richmond, Oakville, Perrys Crossing, Pitt Town, Pitt Town Bottoms, Richmond, Richmond Lowlands, Round Corner, Sackville, Sackville North, Scheyville, Singletons Mill, South Maroota, South Windsor, St Albans, Ten Mile Hollow, Tennyson, The Slopes, Upper Colo, Upper Macdonald, Vineyard, Webbs Creek, Wheeny Creek, Wilberforce, Windsor, Windsor Downs, Wisemans Ferry, Wrights Creek, Yarramundi and parts of Agnes Banks, Dural and Putty.
Hawkesbury was originally created in 1859, replacing part of Cumberland (North Riding) and named after the Hawkesbury River. It elected two members simultaneously from 1859 to 1880. It was abolished in 1920, with the introduction of proportional representation and absorbed into Cumberland. It was recreated in 1927.
Members for Hawkesbury
|First incarnation (1859–1880, 2 members)|
|John Darvall||None||1859–1860||William Piddington||None||1859–1877|
|(1880–1920, 1 member)|
|Sydney Burdekin||Free Trade||1892–1894|
|William Morgan||Independent Free Trade||1894–1895|
|Second incarnation (1927–present, 1 member)|
|Ronald Walker||United Australia||1932–1941|
|Christian Democrats||Caroline Fraser||1,250||2.7||−1.1|
|No Land Tax||Victor Alberts||935||2.0||+2.0|
|Total formal votes||46,865||95.8||−0.2|
- "Hawkesbury". New South Wales Electoral Commission. Retrieved 25 April 2015.
- "Former Members". Members of Parliament. Parliament of New South Wales. Archived from the original on 29 September 2004. Retrieved 28 April 2007.
- State Electoral District of Hawkesbury: First Preference Votes, NSWEC.
- State Electoral District of Hawkesbury: Distribution of Preferences, NSWEC.