Division of Northern Melbourne

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The Division of Northern Melbourne was an Australian Electoral Division in the state of Victoria.wikipedia
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Division of Batman

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At the redistribution of 13 July 1906, it was abolished and replaced by the Division of Batman.
The division was created in 1906, replacing the Division of Northern Melbourne, and was abolished in 2019 and replaced by the Division of Cooper.

Divisions of the Australian House of Representatives

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The Division of Northern Melbourne was an Australian Electoral Division in the state of Victoria.

H. B. Higgins

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The division was held by one member, H. B. Higgins, who was Attorney General from 1904 to 1905.
In 1901, when federation under the new constitution came into effect, Higgins was elected to the first House of Representatives for the working-class electorate of Northern Melbourne.

States and territories of Australia

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The Division of Northern Melbourne was an Australian Electoral Division in the state of Victoria.

Victoria (Australia)

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The Division of Northern Melbourne was an Australian Electoral Division in the state of Victoria.

Melbourne

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It was located in the inner northern suburbs of Melbourne, and was named accordingly.

Carlton, Victoria

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It included parts of the suburbs of Carlton, North Melbourne and Fitzroy.

North Melbourne, Victoria

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It included parts of the suburbs of Carlton, North Melbourne and Fitzroy.

Fitzroy, Victoria

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It included parts of the suburbs of Carlton, North Melbourne and Fitzroy.

Attorney-General for Australia

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The division was held by one member, H. B. Higgins, who was Attorney General from 1904 to 1905.

High Court of Australia

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He did not contest Batman at the 1906 election, as he was appointed a Justice of the High Court of Australia in 1906.

Electoral results for the Division of Northern Melbourne

This is a list of electoral results for the Division of Northern Melbourne in Australian federal elections from the division's creation in 1901 until its abolition in 1906.

Members of the Australian House of Representatives, 1901–1903

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Division of Higgins

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He was a founding Member of Australian House of Representatives, serving as the Protectionist member for Northern Melbourne and was the Attorney-General in the Watson Government (1904).