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Current Member Tony BURKE
Current Party Australian Labor Party
Description Inner Metropolitan
Location Watson covers an area from Belfield and Campsie in the north to Hurstville in the south, Earlwood in the east and Punchbowl in the west. The main suburbs include Bardwell Park, Belmore, Campsie, Clemton Park, Earlwood, Roselands, Wiley Park and parts of Belfield, Beverly Hills, Bexley, Bexley North, Canterbury, Carlton, Hurstville, Kingsgrove, Lakemba, Narwee, Penshurst, Punchbowl and Riverwood.
Origin Watson was named after former Prime Minister, John Christian Watson. Watson was first proclaimed in 1992. The first election was held for the Division in 1993. (Was previously known as St George which became a division in 1948.)
Products/Industries Light manufacturing and service industries.
State NSW
Area 37 sq kms (approx)
Population 147,817 as at 2006
Enrolled Electors 95,013 as at 30/11/07

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