From the Main Northern railway in the north to Tingira Drive in the south; and from Macquarie Drive in the west to the New South Wales coast in the east.

Map of Charlestown

Geographic information

Electoral district maps

High Resolution map
PDF (PDF)[554.8 KB]

Outline map
PDF (PDF)[110.8 KB]

Low Resolution map
(GIF)[273.8 KB]


57 square kilometres


2280, 2282, 2285, 2289, 2290, 2306

Local Government Areas within district

Parts of Lake Macquarie and Newcastle.


Adamstown, Adamstown Heights, Belmont North, Bennetts Green, Cardiff, Cardiff South, Charlestown, Dudley, Eleebana, Floraville, Garden Suburb, Gateshead, Highfields, Hillsborough, Jewells, Kahibah, Kotara, Kotara South, Mount Hutton, Redhead, Tingira Heights, Warners Bay, Whitebridge, Windale.

This list is indicative only.

Demographic information

ABS 2006 Census electorate quick stats including

  • Age
  • Country of Birth
  • Main Language Spoken at Home
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Marital Status
  • Labour Force
  • Employment
  • Income
  • Family Characteristics
  • Dwelling Characteristics
  • Household Composition
  • Landlord Type

Demographic Rating


Enrolment Statistics

District Enrolment

Election results

2007 State Election results
2011 State Election results

Recent History

2011 – Present Andrew Stuart CORNWELL Liberal Party
2003 – 2011 Matthew Allan MORRIS Australian Labor Party
1972 – 2003 (Richard) Jack Richard FACE Australian Labor Party
1971 – 1972 John Julius Thomas STEWART Australian Labor Party