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Cowan WA

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Claire Hand - Candidate for Cowan

Claire Hand

United Australia Party

House of Reps

Michelle Kinsella - IMOP - WA Senate Candidate

Michelle Kinsella

IMO Party


Rod Culleton - GAP - WA Senate Candidate

Rod Culleton

Great Australian Party


Samantha Vinci - GAP - WA Senate Candidate

Samantha Vinci

Great Australian Party


Judy Wilyman - AFP - WA Senate Candidate

Judy Wilyman

Australian Federation Party


Leanne Barrett - AFP - WA Senate Candidate

Leanne Barrett

Australian Federation Party


Michael Calautti - Candidate for Cowan

Michael Calautti

Australian Federation Party

House of Reps

Rebecca Pizzey - AVP - WA Senate Candidate

Rebecca Pizzey

Australian Values Party


Electorate Information

State/Territory: Western Australia

Date Name & Boundary Gazetted: 02 August 2021

First Election This Name Was Used At: 1984 Federal Election

First Election This Boundary Was Used At: First federal election following the 2019 federal election.

Name Derivation: Named in honour of Edith Dircksey Cowan OBE, 1861–1932. Cowan was the first woman elected to any Parliament in Australia, state or Commonwealth, when she was elected in 1921 as the Member for West Perth in the Western Australian Legislative Assembly.

Square Area: 95 Sq Km

Location Description: The Division of Cowan consists of: part of the Bayswater City Council, part of the Joondalup City Council, part of the Stirling City Council, part of the Wanneroo City Council, and part of the Swan City Council.

Demographic Rating: Inner Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and consisting of well-established built-up suburbs.

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