Albert Park District 2014

Albert Park District 2014

Polling Day Saturday 29 November 2014

Victoria Electoral Commission

Victor P Taffa

Victoria State Election 2014: Albert Park District Candidates

7 Candidates are listed in the order in which they will appear on the Lower House ballot paper for Albert Park District.

Candidate                              Affiliation

HURLEY, James                    SEX PARTY

FOLEY, Martin                      AUSTRALIAN LABOR PARTY



EELES, Shannon                    LIBERAL

COLLIS, David                      AUSTRALIAN GREENS

GEYER, Deborah                   FAMILY FIRST


Boundary Changes:

The 2012-2013 redivision of State electoral boundaries made the following changes to the boundaries of Albert Park District.

Albert Park Lost:

6,466 electors to Brighton District (Elwood)

2,990 electors to Prahran District (Part of Melbourne between St Kilda Road and Queens Road).

Albert Park Gained:

1,218 electors from Prahran District (Part of St Kilda).

Upper House Region:

Southern Metropolitan Region


Election Results:

Two-party preferred vote, 2010 State election:

ALP:               20,713             52.06%

Liberal:            19,077             47.94%

Estimated two-party preferred vote on 2014 boundaries:*

ALP:               17,002             50.9%

Liberal:            16,427             49.1%

*These estimates are based on 2010 figures

Sitting Member

Martin Foley – ALP

Historical Pattern

1889-93           Liberal

1893-02           Conservative

1902-27           ALP

1927-29           National

1929-32           ALP

1932-37           United Australia Party

1937                Independent UAP

1937-45           United Australia Party/Liberal

1945                Ministerial Liberal

1945-47           ALP

1947-50           Liberal/Liberal and Country Party

1950-Present ALP