Named in honour of Matilda 'Tilly' Ann Aston, 1873–1947. Aston was a blind writer and teacher who founded the Victorian Association of Braille Writers in 1894 and the Association for the Advancement of the Blind. Aston was also the head of the School for the Blind.
113 sq km
The Division of Aston consists of Knox City Council.
Products/Industries of the Area:
Light industry, including electronics, chemical production, food manufacturing, retail and healthcare services.
Outer Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and containing large areas of recent suburban expansion.