Division of Dunkley

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Dunkley
Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of Dunkley 2010.png
Division of Dunkley (green) in Victoria
Created 1984
MP Bruce Billson
Party Liberal
Namesake Louisa Margaret Dunkley
Electors 95,299 (2010)
Area 138 km2 (53.3 sq mi)
Demographic Outer Metropolitan

The Division of Dunkley is an Australian Electoral Division in Victoria. It was set up in 1984 and is named for Louisa Margaret Dunkley, a trade unionist and campaigner for equal pay for women.[1] It covers an area of 140 km2 in the southern suburbs of Melbourne.[1] It includes Frankston, Mornington and Mount Eliza.[1]

Members[change | change source]

Member Party Term
  Bob Chynoweth Labor 1984–1990
  Frank Ford Liberal 1990–1993
  Bob Chynoweth Labor 1993–1996
  Bruce Billson Liberal 1996–present

In 2013 Bruce Billson became the Minister for Small Business in the Abbott Government.

Election results[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Profile of the electoral division of Dunkley (Vic)". Australian Electoral Commission. 2013. Retrieved 4 August 2013. 

Other websites[change | change source]

Coordinates: 38°10′12″S 145°08′17″E / 38.170°S 145.138°E / -38.170; 145.138