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Division Profile
Division Name FAIRFAX
State Queensland
Elected Member Somlyay, A (LP) 1990-
Name Derivation Named after Ruth Fairfax 1878-1948, a founder of the Country Women's Association and its first Queensland president.
First Proclaimed / Election 1984
Area 1880 sq. kms
Demographic Rural
Seat Status Safe
Enrolment 84,401
Turnout 93.44%
Informal 5.26%
Location Fairfax covers an area of approximately 1 880 sq km taking in the whole of the Noosa Shire and part of the Maroochy Shire. The main towns include Coolum Beach, Cooroy, Eumundi, Kenilworth, part of Maroochydore, Nambour, Noosa, Palmwoods, Pomona, Tewantin, Woombye and Yandina.
Products and Industry Avocados, ginger, sugar cane, fruit juice, various tropical and exotic fruits, gold, timber and tourism.

SOMLYAY, A (LP) 1990-
ADERMANN, A E (NP) 1984-1990

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