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Division Profile
Division Name HOTHAM
State Victoria
Elected Member Crean, S (ALP) 1990-
Name Derivation Named after Sir Charles Hotham 1806-55, Governor of Victoria 1854-55.
First Proclaimed / Election 1968/1969
Area 72 sq. kms
Demographic Outer Metropolitan
Pre-Election Seat Status Fairly Safe
Seat Status Safe
Enrolment 88,723
Turnout 94.79%
Informal 3.30%
Location Hotham covers an area of approximately 72 sq km from Oakleigh in the north to Dingley Village in the south. The main suburbs include Bentleigh East, Dingley Village, Moorabbin, and parts of Carnegie, Clayton, Clayton South, Cheltenham, Murrumbeena, Noble Park, Oakleigh, Oakleigh South, Springvale and Springvale South.
Products and Industry Light industry and commercial activity including light engineering and warehousing.

Crean, S (ALP) 1990-
Kent, L (ALP) 1980-1990
Johnston, J R (LP) 1977-1980
Chipp, D (LP/IND/DEM) 1969-1977

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