Last Updated: 19/09/2008 Time: 17:15:12  Status: Declared Election
Current as at: 25/09/2008 Time: 18:15:24


Summary of First Preference Votes for each Candidate (Status: Declared Election)

Residential and Non-residential Electors enrolled on 4 August 2008: 5,799

Voting System: Proportional Representation (PR)


14 candidates contesting 8 vacancies

Voter Turnout: 79.38%

CandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
BRUCE 218082179322949
SMITH 725672527286
JONES 114371142610461
MUTCH 725962506261
McGEE 728272787314
FOSTER 519751925198
CURTIN 725772568340
CUTHBERT 521152095225
WRIGHT 416041584165
McLAURIN 518151805221
Total Formal Votes Counted3,914 3,851 4,396
Informal Votes138 191 207
Total Ordinary Votes4,052 4,042 4,603

JOHN BRUCE was declared elected to position 1 on 18 September 2008

MATTHEW HANNAN was declared elected to position 2 on 18 September 2008

COLIN JONES was declared elected to position 3 on 18 September 2008

LIZ MCLAURIN was declared elected to position 4 on 18 September 2008

VIV MCGEE was declared elected to position 5 on 18 September 2008

BERNARD CURTIN was declared elected to position 6 on 18 September 2008

BRIAN HILL was declared elected to position 7 on 18 September 2008

FRED CUTHBERT was declared elected to position 8 on 18 September 2008


Summary Page - Proportional Representation Count - BTL No Groups

This screen provides all the First Preference (FP) counts for each stage of the election. The screen is progressively updated as results are received.

Election Night

Comprises count in Polling Place of Ordinary Votes taken on election night. Finalised when status "Final for Election Night" is shown.

Check Count

Comprises count of Ordinary Votes in Returning Officer's office on Sunday. Finalised when status "Check Count Complete" is shown.

Check Count & Dec

Sum of Check Count Votes and Declaration Votes (Postal, Declared Institution, Prepoll, Silent and Section Votes). Declaration Votes are counted from election night until final count commenced. Used as the starting point for the final count. Finalised when status "Declaration Vote Count Complete" is shown.