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Richmond District profile


Features of the District

Location:Richmond District is an inner metropolitan electorate located three kilometres east of Melbourne.

Area:14 square kilometres.

Suburbs:Abbotsford, Burnley, Clifton Hill, Collingwood, Fitzroy and Richmond. Part of the suburb of Fitzroy North.

Features:The district is a residential electorate. It includes the Edinburgh Gardens, Burnley Park and the Burnley campus of the Victorian College of Agriculture and Horticulture.

UpperĀ House
Region:
Northern Metropolitan Region


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

Sitting Member

Richard Wynne - ALP (Parliament website, external link)

Historical pattern

1856-89Unaffiliated
1889-91Liberal
1891-97ALP
1897-1903Liberal
1903-04ALP
1904-07Liberal
1907-08Fusion
1908-55ALP
1955-58Anti-Communist Labor/DLP
1958-presentALP


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