Named after Captain Charles Sturt 1795–1869, explorer.
Sturt covers an area of approximately 84 sq km east of the city of Adelaide, from Oakden and Hope Valley in the north to Glen Osmond in the south, taking in the foothills of the Mount Lofty Ranges. Suburbs include Athelstone, Burnside, Campbelltown, Dernacourt Frewville, Gilles Plains, Glynde, Glenside, Highbury, Hillcrest, Holden Hill, Kensington, Klemzig, Magill, Marden, Paradise, Payneham Rostrevor and Tranmere.
Mainly residential with some commercial and retail activity.
See the Parliament of Australia website
For supporting information, see Party Codes, Demographic Ratings and Seat Status.