Virtual Tally Room: the official election results
Virtual Tally Room: the official election results
House of Representatives Updated: Friday, 18 October 2013 11:40:31 AM


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Division Profile
State Victoria
Elected Member Danby, M (ALP) 1998-
Name Derivation Named after the area in which it is located.
First Proclaimed / Election 1900/1901
Area 40 sq. kms
Demographic Inner Metropolitan
Pre-Election Seat Status Fairly Safe
Seat Status Marginal
Enrolment 93,616
Turnout 90.04%
Informal 3.82%
Location The Division of Melbourne Ports is located to the south of Melbourne's central business district. It covers an area of approximately 40 sq km around the north and north-eastern shores of Port Phillip Bay. The suburbs include Albert Park, Balaclava, Caulfield, Caulfield East, Caulfield North, part of Elsternwick, Elwood, Middle Park, Port Melbourne, Ripponlea, St Kilda, St Kilda East, St Kilda West, Southbank, South Melbourne and parts of South Yarra and Docklands.
Products and Industry Car assembly plants, aircraft parts production, stevedoring and various manufacturing, commercial and retail industries.

Danby, M (ALP) 1998-
Holding, C (ALP) 1977-1998
Crean, F (ALP) 1951-1977
Holloway, E J (FLP/ALP) 1931-1951
Mathews, J (ALP) 1906-1931
Mauger, S (PROT) 1901-1906

Please Note: the division profile displayed above was at the time of the election. Please consult the AEC website for the most current division profile.



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