Barton

Represented by

2022 Candidates

ABC Election 2022 Guide

Linda
Burney (Labor) since 2016. Shadow Minister for Families and Social Services,
Shadow Minister for Indigenous Australians.

Covering
40 square kilometres, Barton lies along Botany Bay and the Cooks River
between President Avenue and the Bankstown rail line at Marrickville, running
inland to Kingsgrove Road and King Georges Road. It includes Earlwood,
Arncliffe, Rockdale, Bexley, and parts of Kingsgrove, Beverly Hills,
Hurstville and Marrickville.

AEC Electorate Details

Demographic: Inner Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and consisting of well-established built-up suburbs.
Barton covers an area from Canterbury Road, Sydenham Bankstown Railway and the Good Railway in the north, to the Illawarra Railway line, Jubilee Avenue, Princess Highway and President Avenue in the south, Kingsgrove Road, the M5 and King Georges Road in the west to Cooks River and Botany Bay in the east. The main suburbs include Bexley, Brighton-Le-Sands, Campsie (part), Canterbury (part), Carlton (part), Earlwood, Hurlstone Park (part), Hurstville, Kingsgrove (part), Kyeemagh, Marrickville (part), Rockdale, Tempe and Wolli Creek.
This description reflects local government areas in existence in 2015.