Schubert

Current State electoral district map

2014 District of Schubert map (PDF 1.6 MB)

2014 State election results

Electors on roll - 24 148
Formal ballot papers - 22 036
Informal ballot papers - 697
Total ballot papers returned - 22 733

2014 two party preferred vote
LIB - 64.6%
ALP - 35.4%

Members since first represented in 1997

Surname First Name Party Period
VENNING Ivan H LIB 1997 - 2014
KNOLL  Stephan  LIB  2014 - 

LIB = Liberal Party of Australia

History

Schubert was created at the 1994 redistribution and contested for the first time at the 1997 elections.

Name origin: Max Schubert (1915-1994), wine-maker of the renowned Grange Hermitage, was born near Angaston and lived in the Barossa Valley for most of his life. Using pioneering methods and sound judgement he won international acclaim for the South Australian wine industry.

Size: Approximately 3 495 km²

Location: A country district incorporating the wine-producing region of the Barossa Valley to the north-east of the metropolitan area and the rural hinterland east to the River Murray.

Key boundary changes compared to 2010: No change.

2010 District of Schubert map (PDF 1.77 MB)