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Menzies
Australian House of Representatives Division
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Division of Menzies (green) in Victoria
Created 1984
MP Kevin Andrews
Party Liberal
Namesake Sir Robert Menzies
Electors 90,931 (2010)
Area 119 km2 (45.9 sq mi)
Demographic Outer Metropolitan

The Division of Menzies is an Australian Electoral Division in the state of Victoria. It is covers the suburbs of Bulleen, Croydon Hills, Doncaster, Doncaster East, Donvale, Park Orchards, Templestowe, Templestowe Lower, Warrandyte and Warrandyte South. There are also parts of Ringwood North, Warranwood and Wonga Park in the Division.

The Division was set up in 1984. It was named after Rt Hon Sir Robert Menzies, the longest serving Prime Minister of Australia.

Members

Member Party Term
  Neil Brown Liberal 1984–1991
  Kevin Andrews Liberal 1991–present

Kevin Andrews became the Minister for Social Services in the Abbott Government.

Election results

Coordinates: 37°45′47″S 145°11′28″E / 37.763°S 145.191°E / -37.763; 145.191

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