Melbourne District profile

Features of the District

Location:Melbourne District is a central metropolitan electorate.
Area:27 square kilometres.
Suburbs:Carlton, Carlton North, East Melbourne, Kensington, North Melbourne, Princes Hill and West Melbourne. Parts of Docklands, Flemington, Melbourne and Parkville.
Features:The District includes densely populated residential areas and the city’s business precinct. Features include Royal Park, the Zoological Gardens, the Fitzroy Gardens, Princes Park, the MCG, Parliament House, the Museum of Victoria, the University of Melbourne, the Queen Victoria Market, the Royal Agricultural Society Showgrounds and the Flemington Racecourse.
Upper House
Region:
Northern Metropolitan Region

SANDELL, Ellen
AUSTRALIAN GREENS


View details of sitting member on the Victorian Parliament website (external link)

1856-59*Unaffiliated
1889-1900Conservative
1900-01ALP
1901-07Conservative
1907-08Fusion
1908Liberal
1908-55ALP
1955Anti-Communist Labor
1955-2014ALP
2014-presentAustralian Greens
*Abolished in 1859, and re-established in 1889