Australian House of Representatives Division
|Area||17,240 km2 (6,656.4 sq mi)|
The Division of Hume is an Australian electoral division in the state of New South Wales.
The division was proclaimed in 1900, and was one of the original 65 divisions to be contested at the first federal election. The division was named after Hamilton Hume, one of the first Europeans to travel through the area.
The division is located in the central part of the state, north of the Australian Capital Territory. The division covers a large rural and regional area, with agriculture being the main industry. It also includes a portion of outer Sydney suburbs at its northeastern extremity. It includes Boorowa and Goulburn in the west, parts of the Southern Highlands in the centre and Camden in the east. It includes the entire local government areas of Goulburn Mulwaree and Upper Lachlan shires and parts of Camden Council, Hilltops Council, the City of Liverpool, the City of Penrith, Wingecarribee Shire and Wollondilly Shire. Towns include Appin, Bargo, Boorowa, Bundanoon, Camden, Camden Park, Colo Vale, Crookwell, Exeter, Goulburn, Hill Top, Marulan, Menangle, Meryla, Narellan, Oakdale, Penrose, Picton, Tahmoor, Tarago, Taralga, The Oaks, Thirlmere, Werai (part), Wingello (part), Wilton and Yerrinbool (part).
The current Member for Hume, since the 2013 federal election, is Angus Taylor, a member of the Liberal Party of Australia.
| Sir William Lyne |
|Protectionist|| 29 March 1901 –|
26 May 1909
|Previously held the New South Wales Legislative Assembly seat of Hume. Served as minister under Barton and Deakin. Lost seat|
|Independent||26 May 1909 –|
31 May 1913
| Robert Patten |
|Commonwealth Liberal|| 31 May 1913 –|
17 February 1917
|Retired. Later elected to the Senate in 1925|
|Nationalist||17 February 1917 –|
26 March 1917
| Franc Falkiner |
|Nationalist|| 5 May 1917 –|
3 November 1919
|Previously held the Division of Riverina. Did not contest in 1919. Failed to win a Senate seat|
| Parker Moloney |
|Labor|| 13 December 1919 –|
19 December 1931
|Previously held the Division of Indi. Served as minister under Scullin. Lost seat|
| Thomas Collins |
|Country|| 19 December 1931 –|
21 August 1943
|Served as minister under Menzies and Fadden. Lost seat|
| Arthur Fuller |
|Labor|| 21 August 1943 –|
10 December 1949
|Served as Chief Government Whip in the House under Chifley. Lost seat|
| Charles Anderson |
|Country|| 10 December 1949 –|
28 April 1951
| Arthur Fuller |
|Labor|| 28 April 1951 –|
10 December 1955
| Charles Anderson |
|Country|| 10 December 1955 –|
9 December 1961
| Arthur Fuller |
|Labor|| 9 December 1961 –|
30 November 1963
| Ian Pettitt |
|Country|| 30 November 1963 –|
2 December 1972
| Frank Olley |
|Labor|| 2 December 1972 –|
18 May 1974
| Stephen Lusher |
|Country|| 18 May 1974 –|
2 May 1975
|National Country||2 May 1975 –|
16 October 1982
|Nationals||16 October 1982 –|
1 December 1984
| Wal Fife |
|Liberal|| 1 December 1984 –|
8 February 1993
|Previously held the Division of Farrer. Retired|
| John Sharp |
|Nationals|| 13 March 1993 –|
31 August 1998
|Previously held the Division of Gilmore. Served as minister under Howard. Retired|
| Alby Schultz |
|Liberal|| 3 October 1998 –|
5 August 2013
|Previously held the New South Wales Legislative Assembly seat of Burrinjuck. Retired|
| Angus Taylor |
|Liberal|| 7 September 2013 –|
|Served as minister under Turnbull. Incumbent. Currently a minister under Morrison|
|United Australia||Lynda Abdo||4,939||4.82||+4.82|
|Conservative National||Tanya Hargraves||2,493||2.43||+2.43|
|Christian Democrats||Ian Nebauer||1,906||1.86||−1.86|
|Total formal votes||102,442||93.54||−1.16|
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