Division of Gippsland
Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of Gippsland (green) in Victoria
|Area||33,054 km2 (12,762.2 sq mi)|
The Division of Gippsland is an Australian Electoral Division in Victoria. It was set up for the first federal election in 1901. It is named for the Gippsland region of eastern Victoria, which in turn is named for Sir George Gipps, Governor of New South Wales 1838–46. It covers an area of 35,054 km² including the towns of Bairnsdale, Morwell, Sale and Traralgon.
Members[change | change source]
|James Bennett||Commonwealth Liberal||1913–1914|
Peter McGauran held several ministerial postions in the Howard Government
Election results[change | change source]
- 2004 election result
- 2007 election result
- 2010 election result
- 2013 election results Archived 2013-11-02 at the Wayback Machine
References[change | change source]
- "Profile of the electoral division of Gippsland (Vic)". Australian Electoral Commission. 2013. Retrieved 6 August 2013.