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He said the new electorate of Fraser in Melbourne and the new seat in Canberra would both be safe for the ALP.

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Green said the electorate of Dunkley would also switch from being a marginal Liberal seat to a notionally Labor seat.

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Next canada goose clearance week the AEC will announce which seat will be lost in South Australia due to a fall in voter numbers in that state.

The changes mean there will be 151 federal MPs after the next election, compared to 150 at the moment.

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There is still another step before the announcements on Victoria and the ACT’s electoral divisions are finalised.

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The electorate was previously known as Murray after the River, but it is being renamed because the neighbouring seat of Indi is an Aboriginal name for the Murray River.

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