Named in honour of Dame Annabelle Jane Mary Rankin DBE, 1908–86, first Queensland woman elected to the Senate (1947–71) and the first Australian woman to hold a top-level diplomatic post as High Commissioner to New Zealand (1971–74).
131 sq km
The Division of Rankin consists of:
part of the Brisbane City Council, and
part of the Logan City Council.
Products/Industries of the Area:
A diversity of land use, from residential and acreage suburbs to light industrial.
Outer Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and containing large areas of recent suburban expansion