Gembrook District 2014

Gembrook District 2014

Polling Day Saturday 29 November 2014

Victoria Electoral Commission

Victor P Taffa

Victoria State Election 2014: Gembrook District Candidates

8 Candidates are listed in the order in which they will appear on the Lower House ballot paper for Gembrook District.

Candidate                                          Affiliation

HEFFERNAN, Damian

ROSS, Collin                                      AUSTRALIAN LABOR PARTY

BEARD, Simon                                  AUSTRALIAN CHRISTIANS

DEAN, Frank

SCHILLING, Michael                       AUSTRALIAN GREENS

STOOPS, Alan                                   AUSTRALIAN COUNTRY ALLIANCE

VERDAN, Ferdie                               RISE UP AUSTRALIA PARTY

BATTIN, Brad                                   LIBERAL

 

Boundary Changes:

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

Gembrook Lost:

3,521 electors to Bass District (Part of Pakenham)

11,025 electors to Eildon District (Gladysdale, Hoddles Creek, Launching Place, McMahons Creek, Millgrove, Powelltown, Reefton, Warburton, Warburton East, Wesburn, Woori Yallock and Yarra Junction)

5,461 electors to Monbulk District (Belgrave Heights, Belgrave South and Narre Warren East. Parts of Belgrave, Lysterfield and Selby.)

Vacant land to Narracan District (Part of Bunyip State Park).

Gembrook Gained:

7,148 electors from Bass District (Parts of Officer and Pakenham)

5,091 electors from Narre Warren North District (Parts of Berwick and Harkaway)

1,837 electors from Narre Warren South District (Part of Berwick).

 

Upper House Region:

Eastern Victoria Region

Election Results:

Two-party preferred vote, 2010 State election:

ALP:               16,707             43.25%

Liberal:            21,926             56.75%

Estimated two-party preferred vote on 2014 boundaries:*

ALP:               13,085             41.2%

Liberal:            18,646             58.8%

*These estimates are based on 2010 figures

 

Sitting Member

Brad Battin – Liberal

Historical Pattern

2002-2010       ALP

2010-Present  Liberal