About the Morphett Electorate
Monday, 10 November 2008 14:57

The Morphett Electorate

Sir John Morphett (1809-1892) lived in the Morphettville area and was Speaker of the enlarged Legislative Council in 1851 and President of the elected Legislative Council 1865-1873.

Area: (approximate) 15.6 km2

Location: An older-established seat 10 km from the CBD bounded by the coast in the west and Hendrie Street (Morphettville) to the east.  It runs from West Beach in the north to Somerton Park in the south.

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