Mildura District profile

Features of the District

Location:Mildura District is a rural electorate located north-west of Melbourne.
Area:35,702 square kilometres.
Towns:Birchip, Boundary Bend, Hopetoun, Irymple, Manangatang, Merbein, Mildura, Murrayville, Ouyen, Patchewollock, Piangil, Red Cliffs, Robinvale, Sea Lake, Walpeup, Woomelang and Wycheproof.
Features:The city of Mildura is the largest town in the District and is situated on the Murray River. Mildura is the centre of an irrigation area known as Sunraysia, which is known for its dried fruits, citrus and vegetable industries. Other industries in the District include crop farming, fruit, vegetable and wine growing and tourism. Natural features include the northern part of the Big Desert, the Sunset Country and the Hattah Lakes.
Upper House
Region:
Northern Victoria Region

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1927-30Country Progressive
1930-45Country
1945Independent Country
1945-47ALP
1947-52Country
1952-55ALP
1955-88Country/Nationals
1988-96Liberal
1996-2006Independent
2006-2018Nationals
2018-presentIndependent