Electoral district of Toombul

QueenslandLegislative Assembly
State Queensland
Created 1888
Abolished 1932
Namesake Toombul
Demographic Metropolitan
Coordinates 27°24′S 153°04′E / 27.400°S 153.067°E / -27.400; 153.067Coordinates: 27°24′S 153°04′E / 27.400°S 153.067°E / -27.400; 153.067

The electoral district of Toombul was a Legislative Assembly electorate in the state of Queensland, Australia.


Toombul was created by the redistribution of 1877, taking effect at the 1888 colonial election, and existed until the 1932 state election.[1] It was based on the north-east suburbs of Brisbane between Breakfast Creek and Kedron Brook from Newmarket and Alderley to Moreton Bay, formerly part of the electorate of Enoggera.[1]

When Toombul was abolished in 1932, its area was incorporated into the districts of Hamilton and Nundah.[1]


The following people were elected in the seat of Toombul:[1][2]

  Michael Gannon none May 1888 – Apr 1893
  Andrew Lang Petrie Ministerial/
Apr 1893 – May 1926
  Hugh Russell CPNP May 1926 – Jun 1932
Russell subsequently represented Hamilton (1932–1941).[2]


  1. 1 2 3 4 "Representatives of Queensland State Electorates 1860–2012" (PDF). Queensland Parliament. Retrieved 2 February 2014.
  2. 1 2 "Alphabetical Register of Members of the Legislative Assembly 1860–2012 and of the Legislative Council 1860–1922" (PDF). Queensland Parliament. Retrieved 2 February 2014.
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