Divisions of the Australian House of Representatives

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Map of the 151 electoral divisions to the House of Representatives (blank) in use for the 2019 election.
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The population of each Australian electoral division

In Australia, electoral districts for the Australian House of Representatives are called divisions or more commonly referred to as electorates or seats. There are currently 151 single-member electorates for the Australian House of Representatives.

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Section 24 of the Constitution of Australia requires that the total number of members of the Australian House of Representatives shall be "as nearly as practicable" twice as many as the number of members of the Australian Senate. The section also requires that electorates be apportioned among the states in proportion to their respective populations; provided that each original state has at least 5 members in the House of Representatives, a provision that has given Tasmania higher representation than its population would justify. There are also three electorates in the Australian Capital Territory and two in the Northern Territory.

In addition, Section 29 forbids electorate boundaries from crossing state lines, forcing populated areas along state and territory borders to be placed in different electorates, such as Albury in New South Wales being part of the electorate of Farrer, while nearby Wodonga in Victoria is part of the electorate of Indi. The same restriction does not apply to territories, and several current electoral divisions incorporate electors from multiple territories. This is currently the case for the Division of Bean (covering part of the ACT and the whole of Norfolk Island), the Division of Fenner (covering part of the ACT and the whole of Jervis Bay Territory), and the Division of Lingiari (covering part of the Northern Territory and the whole of Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands).

The Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 sets out further provisions. [1]

Apportionment

The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) determines from time to time the number of members to which each state and territory is entitled and the boundaries of each electorate, in a process known in Australia as redistribution.

Within each state and territory, electoral boundaries are redrawn from time to time. This takes place at least once every 7 years, or when the state's entitlement to the number of members of the House of Representatives changes. Boundaries are drawn by a Redistribution Committee, and apportionment within a state is on the basis of the number of enrolled voters rather than total residents or "population".

The number of enrolled voters in each division cannot vary by more than 10% from the average across a state or territory, nor can the number of voters vary by more than 3.5% from the average projected enrolment 3.5 years into the future. However, due to various reasons, larger seats like Cowper (New South Wales) contain 80% more electors than that of smaller seats like Solomon (Northern Territory).

The last redistribution was completed in 2018, in time for the 2019 federal election. In this redistribution, the AEC added a seat to Victoria and the Australian Capital Territory, and also determined that South Australia would lose a seat. The total number of seats in the House of Representatives therefore increased to 151. Seats in Victoria, Tasmania and South Australia were also abolished, in order to make way for seats in similar locations but with different names. [2] [3]

Naming

The Divisions of the House of Representatives are unusual in that many of them are not named after geographical features or numbered, as is the case in most other legislatures around the world. Most Divisions are named in honour of prominent historical people, such as former politicians (often Prime Ministers), explorers, artists and engineers.

In some cases where a Division is named after a geographical locality, the connection to that locality is sometimes tenuous. For instance, the Division of Werriwa, created in 1901, was named after the Aboriginal word for Lake George in the Canberra region. However, Werriwa has not contained Lake George for many decades, and has steadily moved some 200 km north to the south-western suburbs of Sydney over the past century.

List of Divisions in 2019

The lists below show the Divisions as they exist at the 2019 Australian federal election. There were 47 Divisions in New South Wales, 38 in Victoria, 30 in Queensland, 16 in Western Australia, 10 in South Australia, 5 in Tasmania, 3 in the ACT and 2 in Northern Territory.

NameFormedStateNamesakeKnown forNotable MPs
Adelaide 1903South AustraliaCity of Adelaide Geographic location Charles Kingston, premier of South Australia
Aston 1984Victoria Tilly Aston Teacher
Ballarat 1901VictoriaCity of Ballarat Geographic location Alfred Deakin, Prime Minister
Banks 1949New South Wales Joseph Banks Botanist
Barker 1903South Australia Collet Barker Explorer John Langdon Bonython, owner and editor of The Advertiser
Archie Cameron, leader of the Country Party
Barton 1922New South Wales Edmund Barton Prime Minister H. V. Evatt, leader of the ALP and Justice of the High Court
Linda Burney, first indigenous woman in the House of Representatives
Bass 1903Tasmania George Bass Explorer
Bean 2019Australian Capital Territory Charles Bean War correspondent
Historian
Bendigo 1901VictoriaCity of Bendigo Geographic location Billy Hughes, Prime Minister
George Rankin, major general in the Army Reserve
John Brumby, premier of Victoria
Bennelong 1949New South Wales Bennelong Aboriginal elder John Howard, Prime Minister
Maxine McKew, Walkley and Logie winning journalist
John Alexander, professional tennis player
Berowra 1969New South WalesSuburb of Berowra Geographic location
Blair 1998Queensland Harold Blair Aboriginal singer
Blaxland 1949New South Wales Gregory Blaxland Explorer Paul Keating, Prime Minister
Bonner 2004Queensland Neville Bonner Aboriginal politician
Boothby 1903South Australia William Boothby Electoral commissioner Steele Hall, premier of South Australia
Bowman 1949Queensland David Bowman Politician
Braddon 1955Tasmania Edward Braddon Premier of Tasmania Ray Groom, VFL player and premier of Tasmania
Bradfield 1949New South Wales John Bradfield Designer of the Sydney Harbour Bridge Billy Hughes, Prime Minister
Brendan Nelson, leader of the Liberal Party and president of the AMA
Brand 1984Western Australia David Brand Premier of Western Australia Kim Beazley, leader of the ALP
Brisbane 1901QueenslandCity of Brisbane Geographic location
Bruce 1955Victoria Stanley Bruce Prime Minister Billy Snedden, leader of the Liberal Party
Burt 2016Western Australia Archibald Burt
Septimus Burt
Francis Burt
Members of a significant WA family
Calare 1906New South WalesAboriginal name for the Lachlan River Geographic location Neville Howse, major general in the ADF
Calwell 1984Victoria Arthur Calwell Leader of the opposition
Canberra 1974Australian Capital TerritoryCity of Canberra Geographic location
Canning 1949Western Australia Alfred Canning Surveyor of the Rabbit-proof fence
Capricornia 1901Queensland Tropic of Capricorn Geographic location Frank Forde, Prime Minister
Casey 1969Victoria Richard Casey Governor General
Chifley 1969New South Wales Ben Chifley Prime Minister Ed Husic, first Muslim elected to parliament
Chisholm 1949Victoria Caroline Chisholm Philanthropist Wilfrid Kent Hughes, represented Australia at the 1920 Olympics
Gladys Liu, first Chinese woman in parliament
Clark 2019Tasmania Andrew Inglis Clark Co-author of the Australian Constitution
Cook 1969New South Wales James Cook Explorer Scott Morrison, Prime Minister
Cooper 2019Victoria William Cooper Aboriginal Activist Ged Kearney, president of the ACTU
Corangamite 1901Victoria Lake Corangamite Geographic location James Scullin, Prime Minister
Sarah Henderson, Walkley award winning journalist
Corio 1901Victoria Corio Bay Geographic location Richard Casey, Governor General
Hubert Opperman, professional cyclist
Cowan 1984Western Australia Edith Cowan Politician and activist Anne Aly, first Muslim woman in parliament
Cowper 1901New South Wales Charles Cowper NSW premier Earle Page, Prime Minister
Cunningham 1949New South Wales Allan Cunningham Explorer Michael Organ, first member of the Greens elected to the House of Representatives
Curtin 1949Western Australia John Curtin Prime Minister Paul Hasluck, Governor General
Dawson 1949Queensland Anderson Dawson Premier of Queensland
Deakin 1937Victoria Alfred Deakin Prime Minister
Dickson 1992Queensland James Robert Dickson Premier of Queensland Cheryl Kernot, leader of the Democrats
Dobell 1984New South Wales William Dobell Painter
Dunkley 1984Victoria Louisa Margaret Dunkley Labour unionist and
women's rights campaigner
Durack 2010Western Australia Mary Durack Author
Eden-Monaro 1901New South WalesTown of Eden
Region of Monaro
Geographic location
Fadden 1977Queensland Arthur Fadden Prime Minister
Fairfax 1984Queensland Ruth Fairfax Founder of the Country Women's Association Clive Palmer, businessman and leader of United Australia Party
Farrer 1949New South Wales William Farrer Scientist Tim Fischer, leader of the National Party
Fenner 2016Australian Capital Territory Frank Fenner Scientist Andrew Leigh, professor of economics
Fisher 1949Queensland Andrew Fisher Prime Minister
Flinders 1901Victoria Matthew Flinders Explorer William Irvine, premier of Victoria and Chief Justice of Victoria
Stanley Bruce, Prime Minister
Flynn 2006Queensland John Flynn Founder of the Royal Flying Doctor Service
Forde 1984Queensland Frank Forde Prime Minister
Forrest 1922Western Australia John Forrest Explorer
Premier of Western Australia
Fowler 1984New South Wales Lilian Fowler Mayor of Newtown
Franklin 1903Tasmania John Franklin Explorer William McWilliams, leader of the Country Party
Fraser 2019Victoria Malcolm Fraser Prime Minister
Fremantle 1901Western AustraliaCity of Fremantle Geographic location Elias Solomon, first Jewish member of parliament
John Curtin, Prime Minister
Carmen Lawrence, premier of Western Australia
Gellibrand 1949Victoria Joseph Gellibrand Attorney General of Tasmania
Gilmore 1984New South Wales Mary Gilmore Poet and author
Gippsland 1901VictoriaRegion of Gippsland Geographic location Allan McLean, premier of Victoria
Goldstein 1984Victoria Vida Goldstein Suffragette
Gorton 2004Victoria John Gorton Prime Minister
Grayndler 1949New South Wales Edward Grayndler Politician and unionist Anthony Albanese, leader of the Opposition
Greenway 1984New South Wales Francis Greenway Architect
Grey 1903South Australia George Grey Governor of South Australia
Griffith 1934Queensland Samuel Griffith Premier of Queensland
Chief Justice of Australia
Kevin Rudd, Prime Minister
Groom 1984Queensland Littleton Groom Politician
Hasluck 2001Western Australia Paul Hasluck
Alexandra Hasluck
Governor General
Author
Herbert 1901Queensland Robert Herbert Premier of Queensland
Higgins 1949Victoria H. B. Higgins Politician and judge Harold Holt, Prime Minister
John Gorton, Prime Minister
Hindmarsh 1903South Australia John Hindmarsh Governor of South Australia
Hinkler 1984Queensland Bert Hinkler Aviator
Holt 1969Victoria Harold Holt Prime Minister William Yates, also a member of House of Commons in the UK
Hotham 1969Victoria Charles Hotham Governor of Victoria Don Chipp, founder and leader of the Democrats
Simon Crean, leader of the ALP
Hughes 1955New South Wales Billy Hughes Prime Minister
Hume 1901New South Wales Hamilton Hume Explorer William Lyne, premier of NSW
Hunter 1901New South Wales John Hunter NSW Governor Edmund Barton, Prime Minister and Justice of the High Court
Matthew Charlton, leader of the ALP
H. V. Evatt, leader of the ALP, Chief Justice of NSW and Justice of the High Court
Indi 1901VictoriaAboriginal name for the Murray River Geographic location Isaac Isaacs, Chief Justice, Governor General
John Leckie, played in the VFA
John McEwen, Prime Minister
William Bostock, Air vice-marshal in the RAAF
Mac Holten, played in the VFL
Isaacs 1969Victoria Isaac Isaacs Governor General
Chief Justice
Jagajaga 1984VictoriaThree Wurundjeri elders
Kennedy 1901Queensland Edmund Kennedy Explorer Bob Katter, leader of Katter's Australian Party
Kingsford Smith 1949New South Wales Charles Kingsford Smith Aviator Peter Garrett, lead singer of Midnight Oil
Kingston 1949South Australia Charles Kingston Premier of South Australia Jim Handby, SANFL player and coach
Kay Brownbill, media personality
Kooyong 1901VictoriaSuburb of Kooyong Geographic location William Knox, secritary of BHP
John Latham, leader of the Opposition, Chief Justice
Robert Menzies, Prime Minister
Andrew Peacock, leader of the Opposition
La Trobe 1949Victoria Charles La Trobe Governor of Victoria Richard Casey, Governor General
Lalor 1949Victoria Peter Lalor Leader of the Eureka Rebellion Barry Jones, quiz champion and radio host
Julia Gillard, Prime Minister
Leichhardt 1949Queensland Ludwig Leichhardt Explorer
Lilley 1913Queensland Charles Lilley Premier and Chief Justice of Queensland Elaine Darling, first Queensland woman in the House of Representatives
Lindsay 1984New South Wales Norman Lindsay Artist Jackie Kelly, professional rower
Lingiari 2001Northern Territory Vincent Lingiari Aboriginal activist
Longman 1996Queensland Irene Longman Politician Wyatt Roy, youngest ever member of the House of Representatives
Lyne 1949New South Wales William Lyne NSW premier Mark Vaile, leader of the National Party
Lyons 1984Tasmania Joseph Lyons
Enid Lyons
Prime Minister
Politician
Eric Hutchinson, administrator of Norfolk Island
Macarthur 1949New South Wales John Macarthur
Elizabeth Macarthur
Pioneer of white settlement John Fahey, premier of NSW and president of WADA
Pat Farmer, ultra-marathon runner
Mackellar 1949New South Wales Charles Mackellar
Dorothea Mackellar
Politician
Poet
Macnamara 2019Victoria Jean Macnamara Scientist
Macquarie 1901New South Wales Lachlan Macquarie Governor of NSW Ben Chifley, Prime Minister
Makin 1984South Australia Norman Makin Politician
Mallee 1949VictoriaRegion of The Mallee Geographic location
Maranoa 1901Queensland Maranoa River Geographic location
Maribyrnong 1906Victoria Maribyrnong River Geographic location Bill Shorten, leader of the ALP
Mayo 1984South Australia Helen Mayo Doctor Alexander Downer, leader of the Liberal Party
McEwen 1984Victoria John McEwen Prime Minister Arthur Fadden, Prime Minister
Charles Barnes, race horse owner
McPherson 1949Queensland McPherson Range Geographic location
McMahon 2010New South Wales William McMahon Prime Minister
Melbourne 1901VictoriaCity of Melbourne Geographic location Malcolm McEacharn, businessman and Mayor of Melbourne
Arthur Calwell, leader of the ALP
Adam Bandt, leader of the Greens
Menzies 1984Victoria Robert Menzies Prime Minister
Mitchell 1949New South Wales Thomas Mitchell Explorer
Monash 2019Victoria John Monash General and head of the armed forces
Moncrieff 1984Queensland Gladys Moncrieff Singer
Moore 1949Western Australia George Fletcher Moore Early WA settler
Moreton 1901Queensland Moreton Bay Geographic location
New England 1901New South WalesRegion of New England Geographic location Ian Sinclair, leader of the Nationals
Barnaby Joyce, leader of the Nationals
Newcastle 1901New South WalesCity of Newcastle Geographic location
Nicholls 2019Victoria Douglas Nicholls
Gladys Nicholls
Aboriginal activists Damian Drum, AFL player and coach
North Sydney 1901New South WalesSuburb of North Sydney Geographic location Granville Ryrie, Major General in the army
Billy Hughes, Prime Minister
Trent Zimmerman, first openly LGBTI member of the House of Representatives
O'Connor 1980Western Australia C. Y. O'Connor Engineer
Oxley 1949Queensland John Oxley Explorer Bill Hayden, Governor General, leader of the ALP
Pauline Hanson, leader of One Nation
Page 1984New South Wales Earle Page Prime Minister
Parkes 1984New South Wales Henry Parkes Governor of NSW
Parramatta 1901New South WalesSuburb of Parramatta Geographic location Joseph Cook, Prime Minister
Garfield Barwick, Chief Justice of the High Court
Nigel Bowen, Chief Justice Federal Court of Australia
Paterson 1949-1984
1993
New South Wales Banjo Paterson Author and poet
Pearce 1989Western Australia George Pearce Politician
Perth 1901Western AustraliaCity of Perth Geographic location Ric Charlesworth, cricket professional, hockey player and coach, competed at the 1976 Olympics
Petrie 1949Queensland Andrew Petrie Architect
Rankin 1984Queensland Annabelle Rankin Politician
Reid 1922New South Wales George Reid Prime Minister Jack Lang, premier of NSW
Richmond 1901New South Wales Richmond River Geographic location Doug Anthony, leader of National Party
Riverina 1901-84
1993
New South WalesRegion of The Riverina Geographic location Michael McCormack, leader of the Nationals
Robertson 1901New South Wales John Robertson Premier of NSW
Ryan 1949Queensland T. J. Ryan Premier of Queensland
Scullin 1968Victoria James Scullin Prime Minister
Shortland 1949New South Wales John Shortland Explorer
Solomon 2000Northern Territory Vaiben Louis Solomon Premier of South Australia
Spence 2019South Australia Catherine Helen Spence Politician
Author
Stirling 1955Western Australia James Stirling Governor of Western Australia Eoin Cameron, radio presenter
Sturt 1949South Australia Charles Sturt Explorer
Swan 1901Western Australia Swan River Geographic location John Forrest, premier of Western Australia
Kim Beazley, leader of the ALP
Sydney 1968New South WalesCity of Sydney Geographic location
Tangney 1974Western Australia Dorothy Tangney Politician
Warringah 1922New South Wales Warringah Council Geographic location Granville Ryrie, Major General in the army
Tony Abbott, Prime Minister
Zali Steggall, alpine skier at 1998 Winter Olympics
Wannon 1901Victoria Wannon River Geographic location Malcolm Fraser, Prime Minister
Watson 1992New South Wales Chris Watson Prime Minister
Wentworth 1901New South Wales William Wentworth Explorer Peter Coleman, leader of the NSW Liberal Party
John Hewson, leader of the Liberal Party
Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister
Kerryn Phelps, president of the AMA
Werriwa 1901New South WalesAboriginal name for Lake George Geographic location Walter McNicoll, Brigadier General in the army
Gough Whitlam, Prime Minister
Mark Latham, leader of the ALP
Whitlam 2016New South Wales Gough Whitlam Prime Minister
Wide Bay 1901QueenslandRegion of Wide Bay–Burnett Geographic location Andrew Fisher, Prime Minister
Warren Truss, leader of the National Party
Wills 1949Victoria William John Wills Explorer Bob Hawke, Prime Minister
Wright 2009Queensland Judith Wright Poet

Abolished divisions

These Australian Divisions no longer exist:

NameFormedAbolishedStateNamesakeKnown forNotable MPs
Angas (I) 19031934SA George Fife Angas Businessman and banker
Angas (II) 19491977SA George Fife Angas Businessman and banker
Australian Capital Territory 19491974ACTAustralian Capital TerritoryGeographic location
Balaclava 19011984VICSuburb of Balaclava Geographic location George Turner, premier of Victoria
William Watt, premier of Victoria
Barrier 19011922NSW Barrier Ranges Geographic location
Batman 19062019VIC John Batman Founder of Melbourne
Bland 19011906NSW William Bland Doctor Chris Watson, Prime Minister
Bonython 19552004SA John Langdon Bonython Editor and newspaper proprietor
Bourke 19011949VIC Richard Bourke Governor of NSW
Burke (I) 19491955VIC Robert O'Hara Burke Explorer
Burke (II) 19692004VIC Robert O'Hara Burke Explorer
Canobolas 19011906NSW Mount Canobolas Geographic location
Charlton 19842016NSW Matthew Charlton Politician Greg Combet, secretary ACTU
Cook (I) 19061955NSW James Cook Explorer
Coolgardie 19011913WATown of Coolgardie Geographic location
Corinella (I) 19011906VIC Corinella regionGeographic location James Whiteside McCay, Lieutenant general in the army
Corinella (II) 19901996VICTown of Corinella Geographic location
Dalley 19011969NSW William Bede Dalley Politician and barrister Ted Theodore, premier of Queensland
Dampier 19131922WA William Dampier Explorer
Darebin 19491969VIC Darebin Creek Geographic location
Darling 19011977NSW Darling River Geographic location
Darling Downs 19011984QLD Darling Downs Geographic location Arthur Fadden, Prime Minister
Darwin 19031955TAS Charles Darwin Scientist William Spence, founder of AWU
Enid Lyons, first woman elected to parliament and appointed to the ministry
Denison 19032019TAS William Denison Governor of Van Diemen's Land, NSW and Madras Philip Fysh, premier of Tasmania
John Gellibrand, Major General in the army
Diamond Valley 19691984VIC Diamond Creek Geographic location
Dundas 19771993NSW Henry Dundas Scottish politician and aristocrat
East Sydney 19011969NSW East Sydney Geographic location George Reid, Prime Minister, premier of NSW, MP in the UK
Echuca 19011937VICTown of Echuca Geographic location John McEwen, Prime Minister
Evans 19491977NSW George Evans Explorer Malcolm Mackay, prominent Presbyterian minister
Fawkner 19061969VIC John Pascoe Fawkner Pioneer Harold Holt, Prime Minister
Fraser (I) 19742016ACT Jim Fraser Politician Andrew Leigh, professor of economics
Grampians 19011922VIC Grampians Ranges Geographic location
Gwydir 19012007NSW Gwydir River Geographic location Aubrey Abbott, Administrator of the NT
John Anderson, leader of the National Party
Hawker 19691993SA Charles Hawker Politician
Henty 19131990VIC Henty familyPioneers Arthur Coles, founder of Coles supermarkets and Lord Mayor of Melbourne
Higinbotham 19491969VIC George Higinbotham Chief Justice of Victoria Don Chipp, founder and leader of the Democrats
Hoddle 19491955VIC Robert Hoddle Surveyor
artist
Illawarra 19011922NSWRegion of Illawarra Geographic location George Fuller, premier of NSW
Isaacs (I) 19491969VIC Isaac Isaacs Governor General
Chief Justice
Kalgoorlie 19012010WACity of Kalgoorlie Geographic location
Laanecoorie 19011913VIC Laanecoorie Geographic location
Lang 19011977NSW John Dunmore Lang Politician and activist
Lawson 19491969NSW Henry Lawson Writer and poet
Lowe 19492010NSW Robert Lowe British statesman William McMahon, Prime Minister
Martin 19221955NSW James Martin (Australian politician) Premier of NSW
Chief Justice of NSW
William Holman, premier of NSW
McMillan 19492019VIC Angus McMillan Pioneer
Melbourne Ports 20012019VICSuburb of Port Melbourne Geographic location
Mernda 19011913VICTown of Mernda Geographic location
Moira 19011906VIC Shire of Moira Geographic location
Murray 19492019VIC Murray River Geographic location John McEwen, Prime Minsiter
Damian Drum, AFL player and coach
Namadgi 19961998ACT Namadgi National Park Geographic location
Nepean 19061922NSW Evan Nepean British politician
Northern Melbourne 19011906VIC North Melbourne Geographic location H. B. Higgins, Justice of the High Court
Northern Territory 19222001NT Northern Territory Geographic location Jock Nelson, Administrator of the NT
Grant Tambling, administrative head of Norfolk Island
Paul Everingham, Chief Minister of the NT
Oxley (I) 19011934QLD John Oxley Explorer
Parkes (I) 19011969NSW Henry Parkes Premier of NSW Edward McTiernan, Justice of the High Court
Les Haylen, novelist and playwright
Phillip 19491993NSW Arthur Phillip Governor of NSW Syd Einfeld, president of ECAJ
Port Adelaide 19492019SASuburb of Port Adelaide Geographic location
Prospect 19692010NSW Prospect Reservoir Geographic location
Riverina-Darling 19841993NSW Riverina regionGeographic location
Scullin (I) 19551969VIC James Scullin Prime Minister
South Australia 19011903SA South Australia Geographic location Charles Kingston, premier of South Australia
John Langdon Bonython, media proprietor and editor
Vaiben Louis Solomon, premier of South Australia
South Sydney 19011934NSW Southern Sydney Geographic location Chris Watson, Prime Minister
Southern Melbourne 19011906VIC South Melbourne Geographic location
St George 19491993NSW St George areaGeographic location
Streeton 19841990VIC Arthur Streeton Painter
Tasmania 19011903TAS Tasmania Geographic location Edward Braddon, premier of Tasmania
Philip Fysh, premier of Tasmania
Throsby 19842016NSW Charles Throsby Explorer
Wakefield 19032019SA Edward Gibbon Wakefield Pioneer Frederick Holder, premier of South Australia
Watson (I) 19341969NSW Chris Watson Prime Minister
West Sydney 19011969NSWArea of Western Sydney Geographic location Billy Hughes, Prime Minister
T. J. Ryan, premier of Queensland
William Lambert, Lord Mayor of Sydney
Wilmot 19031984TAS Sir John Eardley-Wilmot Lieutenant-Governor of Van Diemen's Land Edward Braddon, premier of Tasmania
Joseph Lyons, Prime Minister and premier of Tasmania
Wimmera 19011977VIC Wimmera region Geographic location Alexander Wilson, Administrator of Norfolk Island
Yarra 19011969VIC Yarra River Geographic location Frank Tudor, leader of the ALP
James Scullin, Prime Minister

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