Mr Chris Crewther MP


Former Member

Liberal Party of Australia
House of Representatives


Parliamentary service
  • Elected to the House of Representatives for Dunkley, Victoria, 2016. Defeated at the general election, 2019.
Committee service
  • Joint Standing: Treaties from 1.9.2016; Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade from 14.9.2016; Migration from 14.9.2016 to 9.11.2016.
Party positions
  • Member of the Liberal Party Dunkley Federal Electorate Council from 2015 to 2016.
  • Born 6.8.1983, Mitcham, Australia
  • Married
Qualifications and occupation before entering Federal Parliament
  • CertIVPropPrac (Real Estate Institute of NSW)
  • LLB(Hons) (University of Canberra)
  • GradDipLegPrac (Australian National University)
  • MDip (Australian National University)
  • LLM(IntLaw) (Australian National University)
  • Admitted as a Legal Practitioner, ACT Supreme Court
  • Associate, Magistrate John Burns, Magistrate of the Australian Capital Territory, 2006-07
  • Lawyer, Dibbs Abbott Stillman (now DibbsBarker), 2007
  • Project Consultant/Team Leader, AIATSIS, 2008
  • Policy Officer, Department of Agriculture, 2008-09
  • Senior Legal Services Officer/Senior Legislation Officer, Department of Agriculture, 2009-10
  • International Lawyer, Kosovo Property Agency through the United Nations, 2010-12
  • Political and legislative adviser, Senator the Hon. MJC Ronaldson, 2012-13
  • CEO, Mildura Development Corporation, 2013-15
  • Small business owner, Nineteen Consulting, 2015-16
  • Location: south eastern outskirts of Melbourne; it includes the suburbs of Baxter (part), Frankston, Frankston North, Frankston South, Langwarrin, Langwarrin South, Mt Eliza, Mornington, Seaford and Skye (part).
  • Area: 140 Sq km
  • Electors enrolled: 104,957 (at 2.7.2016)
  • Industries: light industry, commercial and retail.
  • Electorate: Dunkley includes the Victorian Legislative Assembly electorate of Frankston, and parts of Carrum, Hastings and Mornington.