South-West Coast District profile

Features of the District

Location:South-West Coast District is a rural electorate located south-west of Melbourne.
Area:5,829 square kilometres.
Towns:Allansford, Bushfield, Cape Bridgewater, Caramut, Condah, Dennington, Hawkesdale, Heywood, Kirkstall, Koroit, Macarthur, Nelson, Panmure, Port Fairy, Portland, Tyrendarra, Warrnambool, Winslow, Woodford, Woolsthorpe and Yambuk.
Features:The District includes part of the Western District, one of the most fertile dairying and pastoral areas in Victoria. Industries include the manufacture of cheese, butter and other dairy products, vegetable growing, cattle and sheep farming, and tourism. The Lower Glenelg National Park and coastal towns attract large numbers of tourists.
Upper House
Western Victoria Region