Named in honour of William John Wills, 1834–61. Wills was the surveyor and astronomer of an ultimately unsuccessful 1860 government expedition to cross Australia from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria.
46 sq km
The Division of Wills consists of part of the Moreland City Council.
Products/Industries of the Area:
Paper, tiles, clothing manufacturing, steel, paints, glass, textiles, Australian Defence Industries, joinery, electrical goods, retail and hardware industries.
Inner Metropolitan – situated in capital cities and consisting of well-established built-up suburbs.