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Hawthorn District profile


Features of the District

Location:Hawthorn District is an inner metropolitan electorate approximately seven kilometres from Melbourne.

Area:18 square kilometres.

Suburbs:Hartwell, Hawthorn and Hawthorn East. Parts of the suburbs of Burwood, Camberwell, Canterbury and Glen Iris.

Features:The district is a residential electorate. Features include Swinburne University of Technology and the Camberwell Junction shopping centre.

UpperĀ House
Region:
Southern Metropolitan Region


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

Sitting Member

Ted Baillieu - Liberal (Parliament website, external link)

Historical pattern

1889-94Liberal
1894-1900Conservative
1900-02Liberal
1902-07Conservative
1907-08Fusion
1908-09Independent Liberal
1909-16Fusion Liberal/Liberal
1916-18Economy
1918-40National/UAP
1940-45Independent
1945Ministerial Liberal
1945-50Liberal/LCP
1950Independent Liberal
1950-52LCP
1952-55ALP
1955Anti-Communist Labor
1955-64LCP
1964Independent Liberal
1964-presentLCP/Liberal


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