How does Yarra local government sit within state and federal boundaries?
The beautiful electoral area maps below are redrawn and finessed by Yarra Labor News Julie Cattlin.
- Yarra Local Government Area (nine elected councillors, three from each ward (Langridge, Melba and Nicholls). Political makeup ALP 2, Greens 4, Socialist Party 1, independent 2.
- State electorate of Richmond (currently held by ALP Richard Wynne MLA)
- Federal electorate of Melbourne (currently held by Greens Adam Bandt MP)
- Northern Metropolitan Region of the Victorian Legislative Council / Upper House. Five members: 2 ALP Jenny Mikakos MLC and Nazih Elasmar MLC; two Greens and one Sex Party.
Yarra Local Government area
State electorate of Richmond
Federal electorate of Melbourne
Northern Metropolitan Region of the Victorian Legislative Council (Upper House)