Named after the area of New England, the largest highland area in Australia.
Area and Location Description:
New England covers an area of approximately 59 344 sq km from the Queensland border in the north to the Gunnedah, Liverpool Plains, Tamworth Regional and Walcha local government areas in the south. The main towns include Armidale, Barraba, Bundarra, Deepwater, Glen Innes, Gunnedah, Guyra, Inverell, Manilla, Quirindi, Tamworth, Tenterfield, Uralla, Walcha, Werris Creek and parts of Delungra and Urbenville.
Joyce, B (NP) 2013–
Windsor, T (IND) 2001–2013
St Clair, S (NP) 1998–2001
Sinclair, I (CP/NCP/NP) 1963–1998
Drummond, D H (CP) 1949–1963
Abbott, J P (CP) 1940–1949
Thompson, V C (CP) 1922–1940
Hay, A (NAT & FARMERS/CP/IND) 1919–1922
Abbott, P P (LIB/NAT) 1913–1919
Foster, F J (ALP) 1906–1913
Lonsdale, E (FT) 1903–1906
Sawers, W B S C (PROT) 1901–1903