Last Updated: 18/09/2008 Time: 11:09:06  Status: Declared Election
Current as at: 25/09/2008 Time: 18:15:24


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

Residential and Non-residential Electors enrolled on 4 August 2008: 4,262

Voting System: Proportional Representation (PR)

15 candidates contesting 9 vacancies

GroupCandidatePartyElection NightCheck CountCheck Count
& Dec
%FP Votes%FP Votes%FP Votes
AGroup Votes 
BERRIMAN 514651415166
BGroup Votes 
CGroup Votes 
DGroup Votes 
EGroup Votes 
McKINNON 185141850017586
RIBARITS 138138142
BULLOCK 249248260
THOMPSON 616961706205
Total Formal Votes Counted 2,812 2,738 3,352
Informal Votes 153 227 239
Total Votes Counted2,965 2,965 3,591

DON MCKINNON was declared elected to position 1 on 18 September 2008

MARG THOMSON was declared elected to position 2 on 18 September 2008

BRIAN WAKEFIELD was declared elected to position 3 on 18 September 2008

IAN WHITFIELD was declared elected to position 4 on 18 September 2008

MELISA HEDERICS was declared elected to position 5 on 18 September 2008

BILL WHEELDON was declared elected to position 6 on 18 September 2008

MARK KING was declared elected to position 7 on 18 September 2008

PETER THOMPSON was declared elected to position 8 on 18 September 2008

SUSAN NICHOLS was declared elected to position 9 on 18 September 2008


Summary Page - Proportional Representation Count - BTL 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.