Wide Bay

Represented by

2022 Candidates

ABC Election 2022 Guide

Llew O’Brien (LNP/National) since 2016.

Wide Bay combines the rural and National voting territory of Maryborough and Gympie in the Mary River valley, with more Liberal voting districts at the northern end of the Sunshine Coast around Noosa, Tewantin and Cooroy. Covers 14,227 square kilometres.

AEC Electorate Details

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

The Division of Wide Bay consists of:

  • Cherbourg Aboriginal Shire Council,
  • Gympie Regional Council,
  • Noosa Shire Council,
  • part of the Fraser Coast Regional Council,
  • part of the South Burnett Regional Council, and
  • part of the Sunshine Coast Regional Council.