Division of Eden-Monaro
Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of Eden-Monaro (green) within New South Wales
|Namesake||Eden and Monaro|
|Area||29,499 km2 (11,389.6 sq mi)|
The Division of Eden-Monaro is an Australian electoral division in New South Wales. It was one of the 75 divisions set up for the first federal election in 1901. It is named for the town of Eden and the Monaro district of southern New South Wales. It includes Batemans Bay, Bega, Cooma and Queanbeyan.
Members[change | change source]
|(Sir) Austin Chapman||Protectionist||1901–1909|
|John Perkins||United Australia||1931–1943|
Election results[change | change source]
There was a by-election in Eden-Monaro in 1926 after the death of the sitting member, Sir Austin Chapman.
References[change | change source]
- "Profile of the electoral division of Eden-Monaro (NSW)". Australian Electoral Commission. 2013. Retrieved 6 November 2013.
- Brown, Bill (2 September 2013). "Eden-Monaro: the bellwether seat". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 6 November 2013.
- "Snapshot: The bellwether seat of Eden Monaro". sbs.com.au. 27 August 2013. Retrieved 6 November 2013.