Division of Aston
The Division of Aston is an Australian Federal Electoral Division in the state of Victoria. The division is located in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, including Bayswater, Boronia, Ferntree Gully, Knoxfield, Rowville, Scoresby, The Basin, Wantirna and Wantirna South; and parts of Lysterfield, Sassafras and Upper Ferntree Gully.
Australian House of Representatives Division
|Area||113 km2 (43.6 sq mi)|
The division was created in 1984 and is named after Tilly Aston, a blind writer and teacher who helped found the Library of the Victorian Association of Braille Writers in 1894.
|Labor||1 December 1984 –
24 March 1990
|Previously held the Division of Deakin. Lost seat|
|Liberal||24 March 1990 –
24 April 2001
|Died in office|
|Liberal||14 July 2001 –
19 July 2010
|Liberal||21 August 2010 –
|Served as minister under Turnbull. Incumbent. Currently a minister under Morrison|
|United Australia||Matthew Sirianni-Duffy||3,611||3.61||+3.61|
|Democratic Labour||Anna Kennedy||3,029||3.03||+3.03|
|Total formal votes||100,090||96.32||+0.52|
- Aston, VIC, Tally Room 2019, Australian Electoral Commission.