Last Updated: 19/09/2008 Time: 13:38:54  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: 5,468

Voting System: Proportional Representation (PR)


13 candidates contesting 9 vacancies

Voter Turnout: 88.57%

CandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
MAYOH 934093388379
SHAW 271,028271,034271,257
KENNEDY 311531143143
PRELL 414141414180
COLEY 621462145246
BILL 519751935246
WHEELWRIGHT 10371103699407
COOMBS 415441554194
Total Formal Votes Counted3,877 3,879 4,637
Informal Votes179 188 206
Total Ordinary Votes4,056 4,067 4,843

JOHN SHAW was declared elected to position 1 on 19 September 2008

BRIAN MCCORMACK was declared elected to position 2 on 19 September 2008

JAMES WHEELWRIGHT was declared elected to position 3 on 19 September 2008

MICK MAYOH was declared elected to position 4 on 19 September 2008

PAUL CULHANE was declared elected to position 5 on 19 September 2008

SANDRA BILL was declared elected to position 6 on 19 September 2008

BRIAN MOLONEY was declared elected to position 7 on 19 September 2008

MICHAEL COLEY was declared elected to position 8 on 19 September 2008

MALCOLM BARLOW was declared elected to position 9 on 19 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.