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House of Representatives Updated: 9/11/2005 10:22:10 AM


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Division Profile
Division Name NEW ENGLAND
State New South Wales
Elected Member Windsor, T (IND) 2001-
Name Derivation Named after the area of New England, the largest highland area in Australia.
First Proclaimed / Election 1900/1901
Area 53858 sq. kms
Demographic Rural
Seat Status Safe
Enrolment 86,717
Turnout 95.40%
Informal 2.77%
Location New England covers an area of approximately 53 858 sq km from the Queensland border in the north to Tamworth in the south. The main towns include Armidale, Barraba, Bingara, Delungra, Glen Innes, Guyra, Inverell, Manilla, Tamworth, Tenterfield, Uralla, Urbenville and Walcha.
Products and Industry Cattle, sheep, grain, forestry, dairying, oats, maize, fruit, vegetables, tin-mining, bricks, trout hatchery, tourism, concrete pipeworks, leather goods, tannery, gemstones, tobacco, lucerne, honey, grain processing, rubber industry, plaster works and concrete.

WINDSOR, T (IND) 2001-
ST CLAIR, S (NP) 1998-2001
SINCLAIR, I (CP/NCP/NP) 1963-1998
DRUMMOND, D H (CP) 1949-1963
ABBOTT, J P (CP) 1940-1949
THOMPSON, V C (CP) 1922-1940
HAY, A (NAT & FARMERS/CP/IND) 1919-1922
ABBOTT, P P (LIB/NAT) 1913-1919
FOSTER, F J (ALP) 1906-1913
LONSDALE, E (FT) 1903-1906
SAWERS, W B S C (PROT) 1901-1903

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