Information on this page relates to the old (2004) electoral boundaries. New electoral boundaries take effect from the 2015 NSW State Election – please see the Wallsend 2015 page for updated details.

From Hexham Swamp National Park in the north to the Main Northern Railway in the south; and from Fletcher in the west to the Main Northern Railway in the east.

Map of Wallsend

Geographic information

Electoral district maps


79 square kilometres


2284, 2285, 2287, 2289, 2298, 2299, 2305, 2307, 2308, 2322

Local Government Areas within district

Parts of Lake Macquarie and Newcastle.


Argenton, Birmingham Gardens, Callaghan, Cardiff Heights, Elermore Vale, Fletcher, Glendale, Jesmond, Lambton, Maryland, New Lambton, North Lambton, Rankin Park, Shortland, Wallsend, Waratah West.

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

2007 – Present Sonia Kathleen HORNERY Australian Labor Party
1988 – 2007 John Charles MILLS Australian Labor Party
1968 – 1988 (Ken) Kenneth George BOOTH Australian Labor Party