Division of Robertson
Australian House of Representatives Division
|Area||978 km2 (377.6 sq mi)|
The Division of Robertson is an Australian electoral division in the state of New South Wales. It was one of the 75 divisions set up for the first federal election in 1901. It was named after Sir John Robertson, the fifth Premier of New South Wales.
Members[change | change source]
|Henry Willis||Free Trade, Anti-Socialist||1901–1909|
|William Fleming||Commonwealth Liberal||1913–1917|
|Eric Spooner||United Australia||1940–1943|
Roger Dean resigned in 1964 to become the Administrator of the Northern Territory. Barry Cohen was the Minister for Home Affairs and the Environment from 1983 to 1984 and then Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Environment until 1987 in the Hawke government.
Election results[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "NSW Division - Robertson, NSW". Virtual Tally Room, Election 2013. Australian Electoral Commission. 1 October 2013. Archived from the original on 2 November 2013. Retrieved 6 November 2013.
- "Profile of the electoral division of Robertson (NSW)". Australian Electoral Commission. 2014. Retrieved 15 January 2014.