Electoral district of Murray Plains
Location of Murray Plains (dark green) in Victoria
|Area||11,921 km2 (4,602.7 sq mi)|
The Electoral district of Murray Plains is an electoral district of the Victorian Legislative Assembly in Australia. It was created in the redistribution of electoral boundaries in 2013, and came into effect at the 2014 state election.
It is a new district created due to the abolition of the districts of Swan Hill and Rodney. It is centered on the Murray River cities of Swan Hill and Echuca, including the towns of Kerang, Lake Boga, Cohuna, Rochester, and other towns in the Swan Hill, Gannawarra, Loddon and Campaspe local government areas.
Murray Plains was contested in the 2014 election by the sitting National party MP for the abolished district of Swan Hill, Peter Walsh, who retained the seat.
|Country Alliance||Bryon Winn||2,978||7.4||+1.1|
|Rise Up Australia||Laurie J. Wintle||1,037||2.6||+2.6|
|Independent||Nigel Anthony Hicks||924||2.3||+2.3|
|Total formal votes||40,154||94.5||−1.2|