Electoral district of Wellington (New South Wales)

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Wellington was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales, created in 1859 and named after and including Wellington. It replaced part of Wellington (County). It was abolished in 1904, with the downsizing of the Legislative Assembly after Federation, and was largely replaced by an expanded Macquarie.

New South Wales Legislative Assembly one of the two chambers of the Parliament of New South Wales

The New South Wales Legislative Assembly is the lower of the two houses of the Parliament of New South Wales, an Australian state. The upper house is the New South Wales Legislative Council. Both the Assembly and Council sit at Parliament House in the state capital, Sydney. The Assembly is presided over by the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly.

Australia Country in Oceania

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands. It is the largest country in Oceania and the world's sixth-largest country by total area. The neighbouring countries are Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and East Timor to the north; the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. The population of 25 million is highly urbanised and heavily concentrated on the eastern seaboard. Australia's capital is Canberra, and its largest city is Sydney. The country's other major metropolitan areas are Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide.

Wellington, New South Wales Town in New South Wales, Australia

Wellington is a town in inland New South Wales, Australia, located at the junction of the Macquarie and Bell Rivers. It is within the local government area of Dubbo Regional Council. The town is 362 kilometres (225 mi) from Sydney on the Great Western Highway and Mitchell Highway.

Members for Wellington

MemberPartyPeriod
  Nicolas Hyeronimus None 1859–1860
  Silvanus Daniel None 1860–1862
  Saul Samuel None 1862–1869
  Gerald Spring None 1869–1872
  John Smith None 1872–1877
  John Shepherd None 1877–1880
  Edmund Barton None 1880–1882
  David Ferguson None 1882–1887
  Protectionist 1887–1891
  Thomas York Protectionist 1891–1894
  John Haynes Free Trade 1894–1901
  Liberal Reform 1901–1904


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