Durack

Represented by

2022 Candidates

ABC Election 2022 Guide

Melissa
Price (Liberal) since 2013. Minister for Defence Industry and Minister for
Science and Technology.

Durack
covers the northern wheat belt of Western Australia from Northam to
Geraldton, as well as Carnarvon and the vast northern mining and pastoral
regions of the Pilbara and Kimberley districts. Major centres in the north
include Newman, Karratha, Dampier, Port Hedland, Broome and Derby. The area
of the electorate is 1,383,954 square kilometres.

AEC Electorate Details

Demographic: Rural – outside capital cities and without majority of enrolment in major provincial cities.

The Division of Durack consists of:

  • Ashburton Shire Council,
  • Broome Shire Council,
  • Carnamah Shire Council,
  • Carnarvon Shire Council,
  • Chapman Valley Shire Council,
  • Chittering Shire Council,
  • Coorow Shire Council,
  • Cue Shire Council,
  • Dalwallinu Shire Council,
  • Dandaragan Shire Council,
  • Derby-West Kimberley Shire Council,
  • Dowerin Shire Council,
  • East Pilbara Shire Council,
  • Exmouth Shire Council,
  • Gingin Shire Council,
  • Goomalling Shire Council,
  • Greater Geraldton City Council,
  • Halls Creek Shire Council,
  • Irwin Shire Council,
  • Karratha City Council,
  • Meekatharra Shire Council,
  • Mingenew Shire Council,
  • Moora Shire Council,
  • Morawa Shire Council,
  • Mount Magnet Shire Council,
  • Murchison Shire Council,
  • Northam Shire Council,
  • Northampton Shire Council,
  • Perenjori Shire Council,
  • Port Hedland Town Council,
  • Sandstone Shire Council,
  • Shark Bay Shire Council,
  • Three Springs Shire Council,
  • Toodyay Shire Council,
  • Upper Gascoyne Shire Council,
  • Victoria Plains Shire Council,
  • Wongan-Ballidu Shire Council,
  • Wyndham-East Kimberley Shire Council,
  • Yalgoo Shire Council,
  • York Shire Council, and
  • part of the Swan City Council.