2018-2022 electoral district map
Features of the district
This district located to the south-west of metropolitan Adelaide includes a stretch of coastline along Gulf St Vincent and takes in the residential suburbs of Hallett Cove and Marino.
Approximately 35.03 km2
Black includes the suburbs of Darlington, Hallett Cove, Kingston Park, Marino, O’Halloran Hill, Seacliff, Seacliff Park, Seacombe Heights, Seaview Downs, Sheidow Park and Trott Park.
This list is indicative only.
The district, formerly named Mitchell, was created at the 2016 electoral redistribution and will be first represented in 2018.
Origin of the name
The district of Black is named in honour of Dorothea Foster Black (1891 – 1951), known as Dorrit Black, who is regarded as one of Australia’s most important modern artists. Known for her linocuts, oil paintings and watercolours, Black was the subject of a landmark retrospective exhibition at the Art Gallery of South Australia in 2014.
Key boundary changes compared to 2014
Black gains the suburbs of Hallett Cove, Kingston Park, Marino, Seacliff and Seacliff Park. It also gains the remainder of the suburb of Darlington, and part of the suburb of O’Halloran Hill. Black loses the suburbs of Dover Gardens, Old Reynella, Reynella, Seacombe Gardens and Sturt. It also loses the remainder of the suburbs of Oaklands Park and Warradale.For full details see 2016 Report of the Electoral Districts Boundaries Commission (PDF 1.8 MB).
Representation and results
|Ronald G. Payne||ALP||1970 – 1989|
|Paul Holloway||ALP||1989 – 1993|
|Colin J. Caudell||LIB||1993 – 1997|
|Kris Hanna||ALP/GRN/IND||1997 – 2010|
|Alan J. Sibbons||ALP||2010 – 2014|
|Corey Wingard||LIB||2014 – 2018|