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Maranoa
Australian House of Representatives Division
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Division of Maranoa (green) within Queensland
Created 1901
MP Bruce Scott
Party Liberal National
Namesake Maranoa, Queensland
Electors 99,614 (2013)
Area 731,297 km2 (282,355.4 sq mi)
Demographic Rural
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Maranoa River

The Division of Maranoa is an Australian Electoral Division in Queensland. It was set up in 1901 for the first federal election. It is named after the Maranoa River, which runs through the division. It covers the south west of Queensland, and includes the towns of Charleville, Cunnamulla, Queensland, Dalby, Roma, Kingaroy, Stanthorpe, Winton and Warwick.

Members

Member Party Term
  Jim Page Labor 1901–1921
  James Hunter Country 1921–1940
  Frank Baker Labor 1940–1943
  Charles Adermann Country 1943–1949
  Charles Russell Country 1949–1950
  Independent 1950–1951
  Wilfred Brimblecombe Country 1951–1966
  James Corbett Country 1966–1980
  Ian Cameron National 1980–1990
  Bruce Scott National 1990–2010
  Liberal National 2010–present

Election results


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