Electoral district of Baroona

Baroona was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Queensland from 1935 to 1977.

It mostly covered the inner western suburbs of Brisbane. It was mostly a safe seat for the Australian Labor Party, but was won by the Liberal Party in the 1974 election.

It was abolished in the redistribution before the 1977 election, and its territory divided between the districts of Brisbane Central, Ithaca and Ashgrove.[1]

Members for Baroona

  William Power Labor 1935–1957
  Queensland Labor 1957–1960
  Pat Hanlon Labor 1960–1974
  Dennis Young Liberal 1974–1977

Election results

See also


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