Division of New England facts for kids
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Australian House of Representatives Division
Division of New England (green) within New South Wales
|Area||59,344 km2 (22,912.8 sq mi)|
The Division of New England is an Australian electoral division in New South Wales. It is in the north-east of the state, next to the border with Queensland. It was set up for the first federal election in 1901. It is named after the New England region of northern New South Wales.
The includes the towns of Armidale, Ashford, Barraba, Bingara, Bundarra, Glen Innes, Gunnedah, Guyra, Inverell, Manilla, Quirindi, Tamworth, Uralla, Werris Creek, Walcha and Tenterfield.
|Edmund Lonsdale||Free Trade||1903–1906|
|Percy Abbott||Commonwealth Liberal||1913–1917|
|Stuart St. Clair||National||1998–2001|
Barnaby Joyce is a former Senator for the state of Queensland. In 2016 he became leader of the National Party and Deputy Prime Minister.
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The region of New England, the division's namesake
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