Bendigo West District profile

Features of the District

Location:Bendigo West District is an urbanised rural electorate located north-west of Melbourne.
Area:1,524 square kilometres.
Towns:Castlemaine, Chewton, Guildford, Harcourt, Kangaroo Flat, Long Gully, Maiden Gully, Maldon, Marong and Newstead. Parts of Bendigo, Big Hill, Eaglehawk, Golden Square and Ravenswood.
Features:The city of Bendigo was a major gold mining centre in the nineteenth century and is a popular tourist destination. Industries include mining, dairy and sheep farming, fruit growing, manufacturing and tourism. Features include the Cairn Curran reservoir and the apple centre at Harcourt.
Upper House
Region:
Northern Victoria Region

Candidates for this District are listed below in the order they will appear on the Lower House ballot paper.

Candidates
Contact details
NUSKE, Marilyn
ANIMAL JUSTICE PARTY

Contact details:
Magda Wozny
info@ajpvic.org.au

FINN, Kevin
LIBERAL

Contact details:
Kevin Finn
Business Hours: (03) 9654 2255
kevin.finn@vic.liberal.org.au

EDWARDS, Maree
AUSTRALIAN LABOR PARTY

Contact details:
Maree Edwards
After Hours: (04) 9986 7831
Mobile: 0409 140 992
Maree.Edwards@vic.alp.org.au

WHELAN, Laurie
AUSTRALIAN GREENS

Contact details:
Victorian Greens
Business Hours: (03) 9912 2992
laurie.whelan@vic.greens.org.au

Registered how-to-vote cards for this District are listed below in registration date order.

By law, the VEC must register how-to-vote cards and display them on this website. Registered how-to-vote cards are also available for inspection at the VEC head office. How-to-vote cards must represent formal votes.

Registration number
How-to-vote card
Registration date (2018)
57
12 Nov
175
12 Nov
350
13 Nov
390
13 Nov
1070
15 Nov
1072
15 Nov
1152
15 Nov
1246
16 Nov
1247
16 Nov
1248
16 Nov
1249
16 Nov

Maree Edwards - ALP (Parliament website , external link)

1904-14ALP
1914-16Independent Labor
1916-18National Labor
1918-24National
1924-27*ALP
1985-92ALP
1992-96Liberal
1996-presentALP
*Abolished in 1927, and re-established in 1985