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Mildura District profile


Features of the District

Location:Mildura District is a rural electorate located north-west of Melbourne.

Area:27,162 square kilometres.

Features:The city of Mildura is the largest town in Mildura District and is situated on the Murray River. Mildura is the centre of an irrigation area known as Sunraysia, which is known for its dried fruits, citrus and vegetable industries. Other industries in the District include crop farming, fruit, vegetable and wine growing and tourism. Natural features include the northern part of the Big Desert, the Sunset Country and the Hattah Lakes.

UpperĀ House
Region:
Northern Victoria Region


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

Sitting Member

Peter Crisp - Nationals (Parliament website, external link)

Historical pattern

1927-30Country Progressive
1930-45Country
1945Independent Country
1945-47ALP
1947-52Country
1952-55ALP
1955-88Country/Nationals
1988-96Liberal
1996-2006Independent
2006-presentNationals


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