Information on this page relates to the old (2004) electoral boundaries. New electoral boundaries take effect from the 2015 NSW State Election – please see the Clarence 2015 page for updated details.

From Clarence in the north to Nymboi Binderay National Park in the south; and from Nymboida National Park in the west to the New South Wales coast in the east (inclusive of all islands lying off the coast of the district).

Map of Clarence

Geographic information

Electoral district maps


13,388 square kilometres


2370, 2450, 2453, 2456, 2460, 2462, 2463, 2464, 2465, 2466, 2469, 2470, 2471, 2472, 2473, 2480

Local Government Areas within district

Clarence Valley and parts of Coffs Harbour, Lismore and Richmond Valley.


Alice, Angourie, Ashby, Baryulgil, Billys Creek, Bora Ridge, Braustone, Brooms Head, Buccarumbi, Busbys Flat, Camira Creek, Cangai, Casino, Chambigne, Chatsworth, Clouds Creek, Coaldale, Copmanhurst, Coraki, Corindi, Corindi Beach, Coutts Crossing, Cowper, Dalmorton, Diggers Camp, Dundurrabin, Ellangowen,  Evans Head, Fine Flower, Glenreagh, Grafton, Halfway Creek, Harwood, Hernani, Iluka, Jackadgery, Junction Hill, Lawrence, Maclean, Minnie Water, Newton Boyd, Nymboida, Pillar Valley, Piora, Ramornee, Rappville, Red Rock, Sandon, South Grafton, Southgate, Tabbimoble, Tatham, Tucabia, Tullymorgan, Tyndale,  Tyringham, Ulmarra, Whiporie, Woodburn, Wooli, Woombah, Wyan, Yamba, Yorklea.

This list is indicative only.

Demographic information

ABS 2006 Census electorate quick stats including

  • Age
  • Country of Birth
  • Main Language Spoken at Home
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Marital Status
  • Labour Force
  • Employment
  • Income
  • Family Characteristics
  • Dwelling Characteristics
  • Household Composition
  • Landlord Type

Demographic Rating


Enrolment Statistics

District Enrolment

Election results

2007 State Election results
2011 State Election results
2011 By-election results

Recent History

2011 to present Christopher GULAPTIS National Party
2003 – 2011 (Steve) Stephen Rhett CANSDELL  National Party 
1996 – 2003 Harry Francis WOODS -
1984 – 1996 Ian Raymond CAUSLEY National Party