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Gippsland East District profile


Features of the District

Location:Gippsland East District is a rural electorate located north-east of Melbourne.

Area:27,551 square kilometres.

Features:Industries in Gippsland East District include agriculture, timber production and tourism. The town of Bairnsdale is a centre for commerce and retail trade. Natural features include the famous Snowy River country.

UpperĀ House
Region:
Eastern Victoria Region


A statistical profile (external link) based on 2006 Census data is available from the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

Sitting Member

Tim Bull - Nationals (Parliament website, external link)

Historical pattern

1889-1902Liberal
1902-07Conservative
1907-08Fusion
1908-09Liberal
1909-20Fusion Liberal/Liberal/National
1920-99VFU/Country/Nationals
1999-2010Independent
2010-presentNationals


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Phone:
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(Interstate & overseas callers)
Main fax:
+61 3 9629 8632
Enrolment fax:
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