Wendouree District profile

Features of the District

Location:Wendouree District is an urban regional electorate located west of Melbourne.
Area:114 square kilometres.
Suburbs:Alfredton, Ballarat Central, Ballarat North, Black Hill, Delacombe, Invermay, Invermay Park, Lake Gardens, Nerrina, Newington, Redan, Soldiers Hill and Wendouree. Parts of Bakery Hill, Ballarat East and Brown Hill.
Features:Wendouree District is mainly comprised of the urban area of Ballarat, Victoria’s largest inland city and one of Australia’s principal goldmining centres in the nineteenth century. Natural features include Creswick Regional Park and Lake Wendouree.
Upper House
Region:
Western Victoria Region
Statistical profile based on 2011 Census data (link to pdf)

Sitting Member

Sharon Knight – ALP (Parliament website, external link)

Election Results

2014 State election results – Wendouree District

Historical pattern

2014-presentALP