About Moncrieff Electorate
- The federal electorate of Moncrieff is located in the heart of the Gold Coast –and is known as Australia’s tourism and small business capital.
- Moncrieff takes in the sun, sand and surf from Miami to The Spit, and provides a gateway to the hinterland through the western suburbs of Nerang, Highland Park and Worongary.
- The main suburbs that make up Moncrieff include Ashmore, Benowa, Broadbeach, Broadbeach Waters, Bundall, Carrara, Highland Park, Main Beach, Mermaid Beach, Mermaid Waters, Merrimac, Miami, Molendinar, Nerang, Sorrento, Southport and Surfers Paradise.
- The Moncrieff electorate is named after light opera singer Gladys Moncrieff who was a strong advocate for the arts and tourism industries and settled on the Isle of Capri in her latter years.