Named in honour of Lord Richard Gavin Gardiner Casey KG GCMG CH DSO MC PC, 1890–1976. Casey was a Member of the House of Representatives (1931–40 and 1949–60) and Governor-General of Australia (1965–69).
2,466 sq km
The Division of Casey consists of part of the Yarra Ranges Shire Council.
Products/Industries of the Area:
Agriculture and farming including orchards, nurseries, flower farms, market gardens and vineyards, manufacturing, education and training, health care, retail and tourism.
Rural – outside capital cities and without majority of enrolment in major provincial cities.