Eastern Victoria Region

About Eastern Victoria Region

Eastern Victoria Region is a mixed urban and rural electorate that extends from the Mornington Peninsula and the eastern boundaries of Metropolitan Melbourne in the west to Gabo Island and the State Border with New South Wales in the east.

The region hosts areas of great natural beauty, including Wilsons Promontory National Park, the Dandenong Ranges National Park, The Alpine National Park, Ninety Mile Beach, Corner Inlet, the Snowy River country, Mount Baw Baw, Phillip Island, French Island and the Mornington Peninsula.

The main industries of the region include tourism, intensive farming and power production.

Features of the Region

Area: 44,456 square kilometres.

Towns: Bairnsdale, Boolarra, Belgrave, Churchill, Cowes, Drouin, Hastings, Korumburra, Lakes Entrance, Leongatha, Lilydale, Mallacoota, Mirboo North, Moe, Mornington, Morwell, Omeo, Orbost, Pakenham, Rosebud, Rye, Traralgon, Warragul, Wonthaggi, Yarram, Yinnar

Electoral Districts:

  • Bass District
  • Evelyn District
  • Gembrook District
  • Gippsland East District
  • Gippsland South District
  • Hastings District
  • Monbulk District
  • Mornington District
  • Morwell District
  • Narracan District
  • Nepean District

More Info

Other Labor Members in Eastern Victoria

Jane Garrett MP: Member for Eastern Victoria Region

Jordan Crugnale: Member for Bass

James Merlino: Member for Monbulk

Chris Brayne: Member for Nepean

Electorate

Eastern Victorian Region Electorate – VEC page

Local Government

Latrobe City Council Website

Baw Baw Shire Council Website

Cardinia Shire Council Website

Yarra Ranges Shire Council Website

Casey City Council Website

Tourism

Inspired by Gippsland

Inspired by Gippsland Facebook Page

Mornington Peninsula

Phillip Island

Yarra Valley and the Dandenong Ranges

Some great things to do in Gippsland – courtesy of The Urban List

Arts

Latrobe Regional Gallery

Latrobe Regional Gallery Facebook Page

ARC Yinnar

ARC Yinnar Facebook

Arts Culture & Heritage Yarra Ranges