Richmond covers an area of approximately 2 768 sq km from the New South Wales/Queensland border in the north to Lennox Head and Skennars Head in the south. The main towns include Bangalow, Brunswick Heads, Byron Bay, Kingscliff, Lennox Head, Mullumbimby, Murwillumbah, Nimbin, Ocean Shores, Pottsville, Suffolk Park and Tweed Heads.
Products/industries of the area:
Tourism, commercial fishing, agriculture including dairy, beef cattle, tropical fruits, sugarcane, coffee and macadamia nuts, sugar processing, timber, light engineering, boat building and cottage industries.
Elliot, J (ALP) 2004–
Anthony, L (NP) 1996–2004
Newell, N J (ALP) 1990–1996
Blunt, C W (NP) 1984–1990
Anthony, J D (CP/NCP/NP) 1957–1984
Anthony, H L (CP) 1937–1957
Green, R F (CP) 1922–1937
Massey-Greene, W (LIB/NAT) 1910–1922
Ewing, T T (PROT) 1901–1910