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03 September 2018
By Matt Hrkac

Victorian Election 2018: Seat of the day - Carrum

Marginal
Labor 0.7%

Carrum is located in the outer south east of Melbourne and consists of the suburbs of Bangholme, Bonbeach, Carrum, Carrum Downs, Patterson Lakes, Sandhurst, Seaford and Skye.

The seat was once historically safe for the Labor Party, but demographic changes in the area have seen the seat become more marginal. It is currently the second most marginal seat in the state.

Today, Carrum is a seat that is usually held by whichever party forms government.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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About the author:

Matt Hrkac is a writer and photographer based in Geelong. He has particular interests in politics, elections, social movements and the trade union movement.

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