2016 federal election: profile of the electoral division of Lingiari (NT)
Updated: 5 July 2016
boundary gazetted 19 September 2008 Currently under redistribution. The next federal election will be contested on the existing boundaries because the new boundaries will not take effect until 7 February 2017. AEC Divisional Office:
Divisional Office contact details Map of Division:
A4 map of the Division of Lingiari (2008) [PDF 120KB] Map of NT electoral boundaries (2008) [PDF 1.6MB]
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Named in honour of Vincent Lingiari OAM 1908–88, who was a member of the Gurindji people from the Victoria River District.
Area and Location Description:
Lingiari covers an area of approximately 1 352 371 sq km of the Northern Territory including Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands.
Products/Industries of the Area:
Cattle, tourism, horticulture, fishing, light industry in Alice Springs, bauxite, copper, gold and uranium mining.
2000/2001 (Previously part of the Division of Northern Territory - 1922-2000)
Snowdon, W (ALP) 2001–
Current member details:
Please refer to the
Parliament of Australia website Further information:
2013 federal election – House of Representatives results for Lingiari
2010 federal election – House of Representatives results for Lingiari
2007 federal election – House of Representatives results for Lingiari
2004 federal election – House of Representatives results for Lingiari
2013 divisional profile
For supporting information, see Party codes, demographic ratings and seat status.
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