Electoral district of Malvern

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Malvern
VictoriaLegislative Assembly
VIC Malvern District 2014.png
Location of Malvern (dark green) in Greater Melbourne
State Victoria
Created 1945
MP Michael O'Brien
Party Liberal Party of Australia
Electors 37,798 (2010)
Area 19 km2 (7.3 sq mi)
Demographic Metropolitan

The Electoral district of Malvern is an electorate of the Victorian Legislative Assembly[1] including the Malvern area. The current member is Michael O'Brien of the Liberal Party, who replaced former Liberal leader Robert Doyle at the 2006 Victorian election. The seat is considered "safe" for the Liberal Party of Australia.

Members for Malvern[edit]

Member Party Term
  Trevor Oldham[2] Liberal 1945–1953
  Sir John Bloomfield Liberal 1953–1970
  Lindsay Thompson Liberal 1970–1982
  Geoff Leigh Liberal 1982–1992
  Robert Doyle Liberal 1992–2006
  Michael O'Brien Liberal 2006–present
Oldham represented Boroondara 1933–1945[2]

Election results[edit]

Victorian state election, 2010: Malvern
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Michael O'Brien 22,160 65.29 +8.41
Labor Nick Voulanas 6,584 19.40 -7.75
Greens Samuel Hibbins 4,807 14.16 +1.60
Family First Miranda de la Masse-Homsy 390 1.15 -0.39
Total formal votes 33,941 96.84 -0.19
Informal votes 1,109 3.16 +0.19
Turnout 35,050 92.73 +6.01
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Michael O'Brien 23,881 70.44 +9.12
Labor Nick Voulanas 10,023 29.56 -9.12
Liberal hold Swing +9.12

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Re-Member (Former Members)". State Government of Victoria. Retrieved 28 May 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Oldham, Trevor Donald". re-member: a database of all Victorian MPs since 1851. Parliament of Victoria.