Division of Makin

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Makin
Australian House of Representatives Division
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Makin (dark green) in the city of Adelaide
Created1984
MPTony Zappia
PartyLabor
NamesakeNorman Makin
Electors102,820 (2013)
Area130 km2 (50.2 sq mi)
DemographicOuter Metropolitan
Norman Makin

The Division of Makin is an electoral division for the Australian House of Representatives. It covers the northeastern suburbs of Adelaide, including Banksia Park, Fairview Park, Golden Grove, Greenwith, Gulfview Heights, Ingle Farm, Mawson Lakes, Modbury, Para Hills, Para Vista, Pooraka, Redwood Park, Ridgehaven, Salisbury East, Salisbury Heights, St Agnes, Surrey Downs, Tea Tree Gully, Valley View, Vista, Walkley Heights, Wynn Vale, Yatala Vale, and parts of Gepps Cross and Hope Valley.

It was set up in 1984 and named after Norman Makin, a former member of Parliament, Speaker and diplomat.

Members[change | change source]

Member Party Term
  Peter Duncan Labor 1984–1996
  Trish Draper Liberal 1996–2007
  Tony Zappia Labor 2007–present

Election results[change | change source]

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Coordinates: 34°47′56″S 138°41′56″E / 34.799°S 138.699°E / -34.799; 138.699