Electorate of Durack in Western Australia

Created in 2008 and located in the northern parts of Western Australia, the division of Durack covers an area of approx. 1 587 758 sq km. It is Australia's largest electorate by land area. The main locations in this division include the City of Geraldton and the towns of Broome, Dampier, Derby, Exmouth, Kalbarri, Carnarvon, Wiluna, Newman, Port Hedland, Wyndham and Karratha. It is named after the Durack family, pioneers of the Kimberley region.

Map of the Durack electorate

Australian Electorate Commission Profile of the Durack electorate

News from Durack Electorate

  • Producers club together to give 100 per cent - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    FEDERAL Member for Durack Melissa Price has welcomed an issues paper that will guide the future development of the federal government's Agricultural Competitiveness White Paper. The issues paper was released by Minister for Agriculture Barnaby ...

  • Cash infusion for Moore Catchment Council - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    In total Durack received more than $170,000 in funding for environment and heritage organisations. The federal member for Durack, Melissa Price, welcomed the grants. "We all benefit from the hard work and dedication of our environment and heritage ...

  • POLL: Is Valentines Day still about Love? - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    FEDERAL Member for Durack Melissa Price supports a new inquiry into skin cancer by the House of Representatives' health committee. Moora roadworks cost $560,000. RECENT roadworks in Moora have cost $560,000. 0 Comments. See your ad here.

  • Have a say on the future of farming - Merredin Wheatbelt Mercury

    WHEATBELT communities can have a say on how Australia can build a stronger agricultural sector to deliver a greater return. Federal O'Connor and Durack MPs, Rick Wilson and Melissa Price, welcomed last week's release for comment of an issues paper ...and more »

  • Forensic police investigate Greenfields ram raid - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    FEDERAL Member for Durack Melissa Price supports a new inquiry into skin cancer by the House of Representatives' health committee. Moora roadworks cost $560,000. RECENT roadworks in Moora have cost $560,000. 0 Comments. See your ad here.and more »

  • Teenager airlifted to hospital following New Norcia crash - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    FEDERAL Member for Durack Melissa Price supports a new inquiry into skin cancer by the House of Representatives' health committee. Moora roadworks cost $560,000. RECENT roadworks in Moora have cost $560,000. 0 Comments. See your ad here.

  • Funds allocated for major road projects - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    Mr Briggs made the announcement last week in Karratha and was joined by Member for Durack Melissa Price and Minister for Finance Mathias Cormann. "The Australian government recognises that delivering productivity enhancing transport infrastructure ...

  • Cancer inquiry call - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    FEDERAL Member for Durack Melissa Price supports a new inquiry into skin cancer by the House of Representatives' health committee. According to Cancer Council Australia, two in three Australians will be diagnosed with a skin cancer by the time they ...

  • Melissa Price welcomes farm loan scheme - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    FEDERAL Member for Durack Melissa Price said she welcomed the Australian government's announcement that applications were open for eligible WA farm businesses to apply for concessional loans. "Funding across Australia was allocated on a needs ...

  • High-speed chase - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    FEDERAL Member for Durack Melissa Price has blasted Labor's mismanagement of the National Broadband Network, saying that if its policies ... JURIEN BAY'S SuperTown status was affirmed on Monday with a sod-turning ceremony to mark the beginning of ...and more »

  • Price slams Labor on broadband - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    FEDERAL Member for Durack Melissa Price has blasted Labor's mismanagement of the National Broadband Network, saying that if its policies were left in place it would have been an enormous waste of taxpayer money. A strategic review by NBN Co, the ...

  • Keeping cool in the pool - Central Midlands & Coastal Advocate

    FEDERAL Member for Durack Melissa Price has blasted Labor's mismanagement of the National Broadband Network, saying that if its policies ... JURIEN BAY'S SuperTown status was affirmed on Monday with a sod-turning ceremony to mark the beginning of ...and more »

  • Thanks Rose for having us

    “Thanks Rose for having us over”

  • Andrew and the

    “Andrew and the young-uns”

  • Watching the

    “Watching the wash-up”

  • Andrew and Ian at Lester

    “Andrew and Ian at Lester St”

  • Visiting all the polling booths in Geraldton on

    “Visiting all the polling booths in Geraldton on Saturday”

  • “We need your help. If you are bored this weekend and would like a farm experience. Bonfire and BBQ beer wine included. We desperately need your help to mark our lambs. I've been busy politicking and now it's time to catch up. Bring a swag and have fun with us this weekend.”

  • “What a fabulous campaign Ian James well done! You have made me very proud! Phew now time for a little break before baling and harvest begins!”

  • “Hi everybody, big thank you to all those who still had your fingers crossed for me today but it was not to be. A big thank you to all my volunteers throughout the Kimberley, Pilbara and Gascoyne regions and to all those who voted for me yesterday. Please note my journey is not over. I will use th...”

  • “shanevanstyn: @MiaDaviesMLA @Barnaby_Joyce @wirra44 @RealChubWitham Me too!!!”

  • “hey like to thank the guys who help me out in moora was a great day”

  • “shanevanstyn: RT @WishartJames: 1.5 hrs till booths open in WA.If you want to see change for Durack vote 1 @shanevanstyn he will make a change! #realchan…”

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    “My wifey”

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