Electoral district of Eden

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Eden was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales from 1859 to 1894, including the town of Eden. From 1880 to 1894 it elected two members, with voters casting two votes and the first two candidates being elected. In 1894, single-member electorates were introduced state-wide and Eden was split into Eden-Bombala (including Bombala) and Bega. Eden-Bombala was abolished in 1904 and absorbed into Monaro and Bega.

Members for Eden[edit]

Single-member (1859–1880)
Member Party Term
  Daniel Egan None 1859–1869
  Henry Clarke None 1869–1880
Two members (1880–1894)
Member Party Term Member Party Term
  Henry Clarke None 1880–1887   James Garvan None 1880–1887
  Protectionist 1887–1894   Protectionist 1887–1894