Electoral district of Schubert

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Schubert
South AustraliaHouse of Assembly
Map of South Australia with electoral district of Schubert highlighted
Electoral district of Schubert (green) in South Australia
StateSouth Australia
Created1997
MPAshton Hurn
PartyLiberal Party of Australia
NamesakeMax Schubert
Electors25,727 (2018)
Area2,017.8 km2 (779.1 sq mi)
DemographicRural
Coordinates34°40′48″S 139°11′32″E / 34.68000°S 139.19222°E / -34.68000; 139.19222Coordinates: 34°40′48″S 139°11′32″E / 34.68000°S 139.19222°E / -34.68000; 139.19222
Electorates around Schubert:
Narungga Frome Stuart
Narungga
Taylor
Schubert Chaffey
Taylor & others[1] various[2] Hammond
Footnotes
Electoral District map[3]

Schubert is a single-member electoral district for the South Australian House of Assembly covering an area of 2,017.8 km². It is named after Max Schubert, the winemaker of Penfolds Grange Hermitage. The Barossa Valley area was first represented by the seat of Barossa. The seat of Custance was abolished and recreated as Schubert in the 1994 redistribution and first contested at the 1997 election. Schubert currently covers the Barossa Valley area, the northern parts of the Adelaide Hills and much of the inner north and northwest plains bordering Adelaide. Areas covered include Eden Valley, Kangaroo Flat, Nuriootpa, Lyndoch, Springton, Tanunda, Wasleys and Williamstown.

Members for Schubert[edit]

Member Party Term
  Ivan Venning Liberal 1997–2014
  Stephan Knoll Liberal 2014–2022
  Ashton Hurn Liberal 2022–present

Election results[edit]

2022 South Australian state election: Schubert
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Ashton Hurn 12,580 51.4 +2.1
Labor Connor Watson 5,557 22.7 +1.9
Greens Beverley Morris 2,493 10.2 +4.8
One Nation Phill Mueller 1,658 6.8 +6.8
Family First Alfred Gerhard 934 3.8 +3.8
Independent Lea Rebane 707 2.9 +2.9
National Bruce Preece 522 2.1 +2.1
Total formal votes 24,451 96.2
Informal votes 960 3.8
Turnout 25,411 92.7
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Ashton Hurn 15,124 61.9 −3.8
Labor Connor Watson 9,327 38.1 +3.8
Liberal hold Swing −3.8

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Taylor & 4 others
  2. ^ Taylor & 4 others & Hammond
  3. ^ Electoral District of Schubert (Map). Electoral Commission of South Australia. 2018. Retrieved 1 April 2018.

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