Electoral district of Castlemaine and Maldon

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Castlemaine and Maldon
VictoriaLegislative Assembly
StateVictoria
Created1904
Abolished1927
DemographicRural

The Electoral district of Castlemaine and Maldon was an electoral district of the Victorian Legislative Assembly (Australia).

History[edit]

Castlemaine Boroughs was created in 1856 and abolished in 1859. It was replaced by Castlemaine in 1859 which was itself abolished in 1904, Harry Lawson being one of the two members since December 1899. Castlemaine and Maldon was created in 1904.

Members for Castlemaine and Maldon[edit]

Member Party Term
  Harry Lawson Nationalist 1904–1927

Lawson was Premier of Victoria 21 March 1918 to 28 April 1924. The Electoral district of Castlemaine and Kyneton was created in 1927, Lawson being the first member.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Re-Member (Former Members)". State Government of Victoria. Retrieved 24 April 2013.

Coordinates: 37°02′S 144°08′E / 37.033°S 144.133°E / -37.033; 144.133