Last Updated: 22/09/2008 Time: 11:01:31  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: 8,973

Voting System: Proportional Representation (PR)


12 candidates contesting 9 vacancies

Voter Turnout: 86.84%

CandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
WRIGHT 301,710301,702292,171
BRIDGES 530753085391
FAGAN 212721263197
WALSH 847684747563
WATT 741574188584
RYAN 317031693202
WEST 105561055710718
MILLER 633663367522
Total Formal Votes Counted5,671 5,670 7,521
Informal Votes227 229 271
Total Ordinary Votes5,898 5,899 7,792

PETER WRIGHT was declared elected to position 1 on 22 September 2008

IAN BROWN was declared elected to position 2 on 22 September 2008

RAYMOND WALSH was declared elected to position 3 on 22 September 2008

JUDI SMITH was declared elected to position 4 on 22 September 2008

BILL WEST was declared elected to position 5 on 22 September 2008

ROB WATT was declared elected to position 6 on 22 September 2008

ROBERT BRIDGES was declared elected to position 7 on 22 September 2008

JACK MALLON was declared elected to position 8 on 22 September 2008

BRUCE MILLER was declared elected to position 9 on 22 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.