Named after Sir William Dobell (1899–1970), a prominent Australian artist.
787 sq km
Dobell covers an area from Ravensdale in the north to Erina Heights in the south. The main towns include Alison, Bateau Bay, Berkeley Vale, Bushells Ridge (part), Cedar Brush Creek, Central Mangrove, Charmhaven, Dooralong, Doyalson (part), Erina Heights, Gorokan, Jilliby, Kanwal, Killarney Vale, Lemon Tree, Lisarow, Magenta, Norah Head, Ourimbah, Palmdale, Palm Gove, Ravensdale, Tacoma, The Entrance, Toowoon Bay, Toukley, Tuggerah, Tumbi Umbi, Wallarah, Wamberal, Warnervale, Wyoming, Wyong, Wyong Creek and Yarramalong.
Products/industries of the area:
Fruit, vegetables, manufacturing industries, prawning, fishing, tourism and mixed farming.
Provincial – outside capital cities, but with a majority of enrolment in major provincial cities.
The AEC acknowledges the Traditional Owners of country throughout Australia and recognises their continuing connection to land, waters, culture and community. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.