Mornington District profile

Features of the District

Location:Mornington District is an outer metropolitan and rural fringe electorate located approximately 46 kilometres south-east of Melbourne.
Area:155 square kilometres.
Suburbs:Mornington, Mount Eliza, Mount Martha and Tuerong. Parts of Baxter and Moorooduc.
Features:The District includes bayside residential areas, sport and recreation reserves, The Briars Historic Park and the Devilbend Reservoir.
Upper House
Region:
Eastern Victoria Region
Statistical profile based on 2011 Census data (link to pdf)

Sitting Member

David Morris - Liberal (Parliament website, external link)

Election Results

2014 State election results – Mornington District
2010 State election results – Mornington District
2006 State election results – Mornington District
2002 State election results – Mornington District

Historical pattern

1859-86Unaffiliated
1886-93Liberal
1893-95Conservative
1895-1902 Liberal
1902-07Conservative
1907-08Fusion
1908-08Conservative
1909-16Fusion Liberal/Liberal
1916-18Economy
1918-20National
1920-32Victorian Farmers Union/Country
1932-39United Australia Party
1939-47Country
1947-67*Liberal/Liberal and Country Party
1985- present Liberal
* Abolished in 1967, re-established in 1985
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