About Adelaide

adelaide1.jpgKate lives and works in the federal electorate of Adelaide and she is passionate about the area she represents.

Kate believes that Adelaide offers the best quality of life of any of Australia's capitals, with the natural beauty of the heritage buildings and parklands and the abundance of quality restaurants and vibrant arts scene.

The electorate of Adelaide covers an area of approximately 75 sq km from Grand Junction Road in the north to Cross Road in the south. Suburbs include Ashford, Clarence Park, Enfield, Goodwood, Kent Town, Keswick, Kilburn, Maylands, North Adelaide, Northgate, Norwood, Parkside, Prospect, Rose Park, St Peters, Toorak Gardens, Unley, Vale Park, Walkerville and the City of Adelaide.

The electorate is named after the city of Adelaide which in turn was named after Queen Adelaide, wife of William IV.

You can find out more about the electorate of Adelaide, including maps by visiting the Australian Electoral Commission's website.