THE MALVERN ELECTORATE IS A METROPOLITAN ELECTORATE IN THE INNER-SOUTH EASTERN SUBURBS OF MELBOURNE, APPROXIMATELY SEVEN KILOMETRES FROM THE CITY.
Malvern is a largely residential electorate with excellent parks, shopping and a wide range of community and sporting facilities. Malvern is also home to many first class government and independent schools.
The district is 19.19 square kilometres in size and comprises the suburbs of Malvern, Malvern East, Armadale, Kooyong and parts of Glen Iris and Toorak.
It is bound by Orrong Road and Grange Road (to the west), Warrigal Road (to the east), Gardiners Creek/Monash Freeway (to the north) and Dandenong Road/Princes Highway (to the south).
It is located entirely within the municipal boundary of the City of Stonnington and the Federal electorate of Higgins.
The electorate is one of 88 in the Legislative Assembly (lower house) of the Parliament of Victoria.
Michael O’Brien is the sitting Member for Malvern and is a member of the Liberal Party.