Electoral district of Eltham
|Party||Australian Labor Party|
|Area||40 km2 (15.4 sq mi)|
The Electoral district of Eltham is an electoral district of the Victorian Legislative Assembly. It is an outer metropolitan electorate and contains Eltham, Lower Plenty as well as parts of Greensborough and Kangaroo Ground.
Eltham was created prior to the 1992 election and although it had a notional Labor margin of 4.3%, it was easily won by Wayne Phillips for the Liberal Party with a swing of over 14%. Phillips held the seat before being defeated in the ' Brackslide' of 2002.
The current member is Steve Herbert and he holds the seat with a 0.8% margin.
Members for Eltham
|Victorian state election, 2010: Eltham|
|Family First||Shane Porter||619||1.73||-1.27|
|Democratic Labor||Trudi Aiashi||557||1.56||+1.56|
|Total formal votes||35,762||95.99||-0.72|
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