Division of Mallee
Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of Mallee (green) in Victoria
|Area||70,694 km2 (27,295.1 sq mi)|
The Division of Mallee is an Australian Electoral Division in the state of Victoria. It is in the far north-west of the state. At 70,694 square kilometres (27,295 sq mi), it is the largest Division in Victoria. It includes Mildura, Ouyen, Swan Hill, St Arnaud, Warracknabeal and Horsham.
Members[change | change source]
|(Sir) Winton Turnbull||Country||1949–1972|
|John Forrest||National||1993–2013 (retired)|
Winton Turnbull was a prisoner of war during World War Two, and held at the infamous Changi prison in Singapore. He never missed a single sitting day in Parliament during his 26 years and 8 months as a member.
Election results[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "Profile of the electoral division of Mallee (Vic)". Australian Electoral Commission. 2013. Retrieved 22 August 2013.
- Wright, Tony (5 August 2013). "Let the battle begin for the 2013 bellwether". The Age.
- Boadle, Donald (2002). "Turnbull, Sir Winton George (1899–1980)". Australian Dictionary of Biography. Australian National University. Retrieved 22 August 2013. External link in