Eastern Metropolitan Region
Regional Offices
153-155 Springvale Road
NUNAWADING VIC 3131
PO Box 280, Nunawading Vic 3131
Telephone: (03) 9877 7188
Fax: (03) 9877 7199
bruce.atkinson@parliament.vic.gov.au
Melway Ref: 48 M10
Suite 10
477 Burwood Highway
VERMONT SOUTH VIC 3133
Telephone: (03) 9803 0592
Fax:(03) 9803 0586
richard.dalla-riva@parliament.vic.gov.au
Melway Ref: 62 F7
2/1020 Doncaster Road
DONCASTER EAST VIC 3109
 
Telephone: (03) 9841 5166
Fax: (03) 9841 5299
Email for Advice on Local Issues
Melway Ref: 48 B1
Features of the Region

Click here for a more detailed electorate map (3.3MB, PDF).

Area:

420 square kilometres

Districts:

Bayswater, Box Hill, Bulleen, Croydon, Eltham, Ferntree Gully, Forest Hill, Ivanhoe, Mount Waverley, Ringwood and Warrandyte.

Suburbs:

Boronia, Box Hill, Croydon, Doncaster, Eltham, Ferntree Gully, Glen Waverley, Heidelberg, Ivanhoe, Mitcham, Nunawading and Ringwood.

Features:

Eastern Metropolitan Region is a residential electorate. Features include the Blackburn Lake Sanctuary, a number of recreation, sports and shopping areas, the Yarra Valley and Dandenong Valley Parklands, reserves and gardens and a number of private hospitals and retirement villages.


History:

The Constitution (Parliamentary Reform) Act 2003 changed the size and structure of the Legislative Council. Previously, the Legislative Council comprised 44 members, elected from 22 electoral provinces.
The Act provided that, from the 2006 State election, the Legislative Council would comprise 40 members, elected from eight electoral regions. Each region having 5 elected members.
For the 2014 Election, the Eastern Metropolitan Region’s boundaries changed:
Areas lost (parts or all of these suburbs): Rowville, Scoresby, Kilsyth, Montrose, Balwyn North, Surrey Hills.
Areas gained (parts or all of these suburbs): Glen Waverley, Mount Waverley, Ivanhoe, Heidelberg, Warrandyte North, Wonga Park, Boronia, The Basin.

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