Last Updated: 19/09/2008 Time: 12:23:03  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: 4,348

Voting System: Proportional Representation (PR)


12 candidates contesting 9 vacancies

Voter Turnout: 82.06%

CandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
SHUMACK 133411333714457
FROST 514051405165
WHITTINGTON 719982007228
SMITS 718771887242
Total Formal Votes Counted2,655 2,634 3,314
Informal Votes211 232 254
Total Ordinary Votes2,866 2,866 3,568

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

JOHN SHUMACK was declared elected to position 2 on 18 September 2008

PETER BEER was declared elected to position 3 on 18 September 2008

JAN LECKSTROM was declared elected to position 4 on 18 September 2008

NEEN PENDERGAST was declared elected to position 5 on 18 September 2008

KRIS LAIRD was declared elected to position 6 on 18 September 2008

BILL SMITS was declared elected to position 7 on 18 September 2008

TONY HAYES was declared elected to position 8 on 18 September 2008

BOB FROST was declared elected to position 9 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.