Electoral district of Melton

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Melton
VictoriaLegislative Assembly
VIC Melton District 2014.png
Location of Melton (dark green) in Victoria
State Victoria
Created 1992
MP Don Nardella
Party Labor
Electors 44,915 (2014)
Area 249 km2 (96.1 sq mi)
Demographic Outer metropolitan

The Electoral district of Melton is an electoral district of the Victorian Legislative Assembly.[1] It contains the towns of Bacchus Marsh, Balliang, Balliang East, Blackwood, Brookfield, Greendale, Kurunjang, Melton, Melton South, Melton West, Mount Cottrell, Sydenham West, and Toolern Vale as well as parts of Diggers Rest, Plumpton, Rockbank and Truganina.

Members for Melton[edit]

Member Party Term
  David Cunningham Labor 1992–1999
  Don Nardella Labor 1999–present

Election results[edit]

Victorian state election, 2014: Melton
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labor Don Nardella 19,272 50.5 +0.4
Liberal Daryl Lang 11,783 30.8 +0.9
Greens Marie-Anne Cooper 2,777 7.3 −1.5
Voice for the West Monika Thomas 1,544 4.0 +4.0
Independent Matt DeLeon 1,392 3.6 +0.2
Christians Mabor Chaudhuol 532 1.4 +1.4
Country Alliance Sav Mangion 443 1.2 −1.3
Independent Victor Bennett 338 0.9 +0.9
Independent Mohamad Aljofan 114 0.3 +0.3
Total formal votes 38,195 91.9 −0.9
Informal votes 3,379 8.1 +0.9
Turnout 41,574 92.6 +4.0
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Don Nardella 23,495 61.2 −2.4
Liberal Daryl Lang 14,885 38.8 +2.4
Labor hold Swing −2.4

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Re-Member (Former Members)". State Government of Victoria. Retrieved 29 May 2014.