Division of Dobell
Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of Dobell (green) in New South Wales
|Namesake||Sir William Dobell|
|Area||775 km2 (299.2 sq mi)|
The Division of Dobell is an Australian electoral Division in New South Wales. It was set up in 1984 and is named for the Australian painter, Sir William Dobell. It is on the Central Coast and includes Bateau Bay, Berkeley Vale, Blue Haven, The Entrance, Gorokan, Jilliby, Ourimbah, Toukley, Tuggerah, Tumbi Umbi, Wamberal, Wyoming.
Members[change | change source]
Craig Thomson was arrested in 2013 and charged with 173 offences including fraud and theft. He resigned form the ALP and sat as an independent. He contested the 2013 election as an independent but only got 4% of the votes.
Election results[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "Profile of the electoral division of Dobell (NSW)". Australian Electoral Commission. 2013. http://www.aec.gov.au/profiles/nsw/dobell.htm. Retrieved 6 November 2013.
- Farnsworth, Sarah (22 May 2013). "Craig Thomson faces 19 new charges including 15 counts of fraud". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-05-22/craig-thomson-new-fraud-charges/4705424. Retrieved 6 November 2013.