Richmond District profile

Features of the District

Location:Richmond District is an inner metropolitan electorate located three kilometres east of Melbourne.
Area:14 square kilometres.
Suburbs:Abbotsford, Burnley, Clifton Hill, Collingwood, Cremorne, Fitzroy and Richmond. Part of Fitzroy North.
Features:The District is a residential electorate. It includes the Edinburgh Gardens, Burnley Park and the Burnley campus of the Victorian College of Agriculture and Horticulture.
Upper House
Region:
Northern Metropolitan Region
Statistical profile based on 2011 Census data (link to pdf)

Sitting Member

Richard Wynne - ALP (Parliament website, external link)

Election Results

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

Historical pattern

1856-89Unaffiliated
1889-91Liberal
1891-97ALP
1897-1903Liberal
1903-04ALP
1904-07Liberal
1907-08Fusion
1908-55ALP
1955-58Anti-Communist Labor/DLP
1958-presentALP
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