Profile of the electoral division of Melbourne Ports (Vic)

Updated: 19 November 2019
State/Territory:
Victoria
Status:
Current, boundary gazetted 24 December 2010.
AEC Divisional Office:
Divisional Office contact details
Maps & GIS data:
A4 map of the Division of Melbourne Ports (2010) [PDF 785KB]
Map of the Division of Melbourne Ports (2010) [PDF 13.4MB]
Download GIS data
Name Derivation:
Named after the area in which it is located.
Area and Location Description:
The Division of Melbourne Ports is located to the south of Melbourne's central business district. It covers an area of approximately 40 sq km around the north and north-eastern shores of Port Phillip Bay. The suburbs include Albert Park, Balaclava, Caulfield, Caulfield East, Caulfield North, part of Elsternwick, Elwood, Middle Park, Port Melbourne, Ripponlea, St Kilda, St Kilda East, St Kilda West, Southbank, South Melbourne and parts of South Yarra and Docklands.
First Proclaimed/Election:
1900/1901
Demographic Rating:
Inner Metropolitan
Previous members:
Former members for an electoral division of this name can be found by searching ‘Electoral divisions’ or ‘Members of the House of Representatives since 1901’ in the historical information section of the Parliamentary Handbook
Current Member Details:
Please refer to the Parliament of Australia website
Further information:
2016 federal election – House of Representatives results for Melbourne Ports
2013 federal election – House of Representatives results for Melbourne Ports
2010 federal election – House of Representatives results for Melbourne Ports
2007 federal election – House of Representatives results for Melbourne Ports
2004 federal election – House of Representatives results for Melbourne Ports
2016 divisional profile
2013 divisional profile
For supporting information, see Party codes, demographic ratings and seat status.
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