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Division Name BENNELONG
State New South Wales
Elected Member Howard, J (LP) 1974-
Name Derivation Named after the Aboriginal man whom Governor Phillip befriended in 1789.
First Proclaimed / Election 1949
Area 53 sq. kms
Demographic Inner Metropolitan
Seat Status Marginal
Enrolment 86,220
Turnout 94.61%
Informal 5.84%
Location Bennelong covers an area of approximately 53 sq km from Carlingford in the west to Chatswood West in the east, bounded by the Parramatta River in the south and the Lane Cove River in the north. The main suburbs include Epping, East Ryde, Eastwood, Gladesville, Macquarie Park, Marsfield, Meadowbank, Putney, North Ryde, Ryde and West Ryde.
Products and Industry Light manufacturing, commercial and retail businesses.

HOWARD, J (LP) 1974-
CRAMER, J O (LP) 1949-1974

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