Electorate of Moreton in Queensland

Created in 1901 and one of the original divisions contested at the first Federal Election, Moreton covers the southern suburbs of Brisbane. Covering an area of approximately 111 sq km it stretches from Fairfield in the north, Sunnybank Hills in the south, Corinda, Chelmer, and Oxley in the west, to Kuraby and Eight Mile Plains in the east. The main suburbs of Moreton include Fairfield, Acacia Ridge, Archerfield, Oxley, Salisbury, Chelmer, Coopers Plains, Runcorn, Corinda, Fairfield, Graceville, Kuraby,Tennyson, Macgregor, Willawong, Moorooka, Nathan, Robertson, Rocklea, Sherwood, Sunnybank, Yeerongpilly, Yeronga and Sunnybank Hills. It also includes parts of Eight Mile Planes, Algester, Annerley, and Tarragindi. It is named after the area it is located, Moreton Bay.

Map of the Moreton electorate

Australian Electorate Commission Profile of the Moreton electorate

News from Moreton Electorate

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: RT @collinsadam: In v short: if you are on $70k a year and 25yo, you'll have $100k less in super when you retire. Because of today: http://…”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: RT @Colvinius: @annetreasure @MWhalan "I've had 18 straight whiskies. I think that's the record". Dylan Thomas, shortly before dying in New…”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: @LRHen57 @RuddFactor And, in any event, dividends are what counts for superannuation investments.”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: @LRHen57 @RuddFactor Ummm not all superannuation trustees invest in the mining company shares that went up today. Just sayin'.”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: RT @bibicineatic: @"Cat on a hot tin roof" http://t.co/usxxXAt5OU”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: RT @elimin8prejudic: "Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see." ~Mark Twain”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: RT @RuddFactor: Remember the big miners used a propaganda war on the Rudd Government's Mining Tax, threatening people's Super. What happene…”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: RT @triplejHack: As @workmanalice reports, today's Mining Tax repeal bill will cost young workers around $100,000 in super + interest. #tri…”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: RT @PSyvret: At least canning the super contribution increase will be offset by a decent age pension. Oh wait ...”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: RT @JasonClareMP: Abbnesia? Retweet Abbott's latest lie #auspol #AbbottsLies http://t.co/KXYDGIZ9o2”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: RT @MatthewamHoward: Meet the #Brisbane mum and daughter who've been given a second chance at life in #Australia at 5pm @tennewsqld http://…”

  • “GrahamPerrettMP: RT @Picketer: Well, 1) That's not what happens 2) Industry super beats the bank funds 3) if he opposes Super he should have said https://t.…”

  • “Senate inquiry is a chance to reconstruct farm industries. Farmers struggling with poor prices, difficult weather conditions, and mounting debt, have an opportunity to propose solutions, in submissions to a Senate inquiry that is being held in coming weeks. The Senate is inquiring into a Bill that w...”

  • Chris Mallcott: Katter's Australian Party shared Tony Abbott & The Coalition Government - Exposed.'s

    “hmm.... end of the age of entitlements”

  • Chris Mallcott: Katter's Australian Party shared Aussies Against The Abbott Government's

    “Share if you support the workers at SPC and condemn Abbott's lies.”

  • Chris Mallcott: Katter's Australian Party shared The Australian Tea Party's

    “With Annette Cengr.”

  • “ChrisMallcott: PM is 'blaming the bloke on the forklift' for SPC Ardmona's woes, Shorten says http://t.co/blNBDPvquH via @guardian Typical LNP”

  • Chris Mallcott: Katter's Australian Party shared Senator Scott Ludlam's

    “Greg Hunt finally gets the facts on carbon pricing right!”

  • “ChrisMallcott: @devoplatt it's been a while since the election, tell us how great LNP are? @kap”

  • “ChrisMallcott: RT @diversion2006: @Elise_Chapman @Wobbly_one @szabosolicitors @outandabout12 @davosviews @Thew3B @PearsonGeoffrey @brnfst @w0tn0t http://t…”

  • “ChrisMallcott: @Elise_Chapman @ChrisMallcott hello from Brisbane.”

  • “ChrisMallcott: Sarah Hanson-Young | 2GB http://t.co/LQHNIY4vH5”

  • “ChrisMallcott: Clive Palmer explains $40,000 donation to arch-rival the LNP http://t.co/9q2Fcl67X5 via @smh”

  • Chris Mallcott: Katter's Australian Party shared Don't blame me I didn't vote for Tony Abbott's