What does Gellibrand mean?

Gellibrand was named after Joseph Gellibrand, the first attorney-general of Van Diemen’s Land (Tasmania) and an early European settler in Victoria.

Where is mt Gellibrand?

Colac Otway Shire
Location: The Mt Gellibrand Wind Farm is located 25 kilometres east of Colac and 17km west of Winchelsea in the Colac Otway Shire on Victoria’s Western Plains • Project Configuration: 44 x 3MW turbines • Capacity: Up to 132 MW • Energy Production: Equivalent up to 90,000 households • Project Value: Approximately $258 …

What LGA is birregurra?


Birregurra Victoria
Population 828 (2016 census)
Postcode(s) 3242
Location 136 km (85 mi) SW of Melbourne 64 km (40 mi) W of Geelong 21 km (13 mi) E of Colac
LGA(s) Colac Otway Shire Surf Coast Shire

Is Horsham in the Western District?

Horsham (/ˈhɔːrʃəm/) is a regional city in the Wimmera region of western Victoria, Australia. Located on a bend in the Wimmera River, Horsham is approximately 300 kilometres (190 mi) northwest of the state capital Melbourne….Horsham, Victoria.

Horsham Victoria
Postcode(s) 3400
Elevation 128 m (420 ft)

Who is the member for Fraser?


Member Term
Daniel Mulino (1969–) 18 May 2019 – present

Who was Gellibrand electorate named after?

The Division of Gellibrand is an Australian Electoral Division in Victoria. The division was created in 1949 and is named after Joseph Gellibrand, a pioneer settler of the Melbourne area….Division of Gellibrand.

Gellibrand Australian House of Representatives Division
Created 1949
MP Tim Watts
Party Labor
Namesake Joseph Gellibrand

Who is the Member for Gellibrand?

Timothy Graham Watts (born 8 June 1982) is an Australian politician. He is a member of the Australian Labor Party (ALP) and has been a member of the House of Representatives since the 2013 federal election, representing the Victorian seat of Gellibrand.

Which LGA is Apollo Bay?

Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia….Apollo Bay.

Apollo Bay Victoria
LGA(s) Colac Otway Shire
State electorate(s) Polwarth
Federal division(s) Corangamite

What council is Colac in?

Colac Otway is part of the Large Shire council grouping and can be compared with similar councils.

Why is Horsham famous?

Horsham holds the UK record for the heaviest hailstone ever to fall. On 5 September 1958, a hailstone weighing 140g (4.9 oz) landed in the town. It was similar in size to a tennis ball and impact speeds have been calculated to be 100 m/s (224 mph).

What is Horsham famous?

1) It’s believed the first historical record of Horsham is from AD 947. The name may mean ‘horse home’ or ‘Horsa’s home’ after a Saxon warrior who had land in the area. 2) Horsham was known for horse trading in medieval times, iron and brick making until the 20th century, and brewing.

Who is the member for Monbulk?

Electoral district of Monbulk

Monbulk Victoria—Legislative Assembly
MP James Merlino
Party Labor Party
Electors 43,324 (2018)
Area 265 km2 (102.3 sq mi)