Morwell District

Sitting MP

The sitting Member of Parliament (MP) for Morwell is Russell Northe (Independent)

Find their contact details on the Parliament of Victoria website 

Region this district is in

This district is in Eastern Victoria Region.

Facts and figures

  • Key boundary changes

    The 2020-21 redivision of State electoral boundaries made the following changes to Morwell District.

    Morwell District lost:

    • 4,074 voters to Gippsland South District (Balook, Boolarra, Boolarra South, Budgeree, Cowwarr, Grand Ridge, Jeeralang, Jeeralang Junction, Jumbuk, Toongabbie, Yinnar and Yinnar South; part of Glengarry).

    Morwell District gained:

    • 7,403 voters from Narracan District (Moe and Moe South).
  • Two-party-preferred analysis

    The tables below show two-party-preferred (2PP) results from the 2018 State election, based on the old and new electoral boundaries.

    Actual 2018 State election results by 2PP

    Party Votes %
    ALP 21,038 52.4%
    National 19,103 47.6%

    Estimated 2018 State election results by 2PP with new district boundaries

    Party Votes %
    ALP 22,922 54%
    National 19,526 46%

    To estimate the 2018 votes on the new boundaries, we have allocated the votes from each voting centre according to where the new boundaries are.

  • Past results
  • Historical pattern
    Year Party
    1955-70 LCP/Liberal
    1970-2006 ALP
    2006-2017 Nationals*
    2017-present Independent

    * In 2017, the elected Nationals member became an independent.