Delia Lawrie, Member for Karama

Delia Lawrie

About Delia

Opposition Leader and Shadow Minister for Major Projects, Northern Australia Development, Central Australia and Business, Employment and Training

Delia is a long-term resident of the Territory. Born in 1966 at the old Darwin Hospital, she later attended Nightcliff Pre-school, Primary School and High School.

Delia has been the Member for Karama since 2001 and a Minister since 2005.

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This division is in the northern part of Darwin and includes the suburbs of Karama and Malak.


The division was created following the 1986 redistribution. It was named after the suburb of Karama on which the division was then based. Karama is named after an Aboriginal tribal group.