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Division Profile
Division Name DEAKIN
State Victoria
Elected Member Barresi, P (LP) 1996-
Name Derivation Named after Alfred Deakin 1856-1919, Prime Minister of Australia 1903-04, 1905-08 and 1909-10.
First Proclaimed / Election 1936/1937
Area 61 sq. kms
Demographic Outer Metropolitan
Seat Status Marginal
Enrolment 87,436
Turnout 95.43%
Informal 3.06%
Location Deakin covers an area of approximately 61 sq km from Blackburn in the west to Croydon in the east. The main suburbs include Bayswater North, Blackburn, Blackburn North, Blackburn South, Burwood East, Croydon, Croydon South, Forest Hill, Heathmont, Mitcham, Nunawading, Ringwood, Ringwood East, Ringwood North and Vermont.
Products and Industry Mainly residential with some light manufacturing, commercial and retail industries.

BARRESI, P (LP) 1996-
ALDRED, K J (LP) 1990-1996
BEALE, J H (LP) 1984-1990
SAUNDERSON, J (ALP) 1983-1984
JARMAN, A W (LP) 1966-1983
DAVIS, F J (LP) 1949-1966
HUTCHINSON, W J (LP) 1937-1949

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