2004 Profile of the division of Dunkley
Updated: 29 September 2011
Named after Louisa Dunkley 1866–1927, founder of the Victorian Women's Post and Telegraph Association in 1900 and campaigner for equal pay for women.
Area and Location Description:
Dunkley covers an area of approximately 138 sq km from Seaford in the north to Mornington in the south. The main suburbs include Frankston, Frankston North, Frankston South, Langwarrin, Langwarrin South, Mt Eliza, Mornington and Seaford.
Map of Division:
Products/Industries of the Area:
Light industry, commercial and retail.
- BILLSON, B (LP) 1996–
- CHYNOWETH, R L (ALP) 1993–1996
- FORD, F A (LP) 1990–1993
- CHYNOWETH, R L (ALP) 1984–1990
Current Member Details:
See the Parliament of Australia website
AEC Divisional Office Address:
See Divisional Office Contact Details
2004 Federal Election Results:
- Enrolment: 90 791
- Informal Vote: 3.91%
- Turnout: 95.08%
- Seat Status: Fairly Safe Liberal
- Two Party Preferred: LP: 59.38% | ALP: 40.62%
For supporting information, see Party Codes, Demographic Ratings and Seat Status.