The Electoral District of Cranbourne is an outer metropolitan electorate located approximately 36 kilometres south-east of Melbourne. It covers the suburbs of Cranbourne, Cranbourne East, Cranbourne West, Cranbourne North, Lyndhurst, Lynbrook, Junction Village, parts of Clyde North, Clyde, Cranbourne South, Devon Meadows. The district is a rapidly growing area. Features include the Cranbourne Racecourse and Recreation Reserve, the Cranbourne Royal Botanic Gardens.