Macedon District 2014

Macedon District 2014

Polling Day Saturday 29 November 2014

Victoria Electoral Commission

Victor P Taffa

State Election 2014: Macedon District Candidates

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

Candidate                              Affiliation

BARKER, Neil                       AUSTRALIAN GREENS


HARLAND, Peter                  FAMILY FIRST

PETROVICH, Donna           LIBERAL


Boundary Changes:

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

Macedon Lost:

24,397 electors to Sunbury District (Sunbury and Wildwood. Parts of Bulla, Clarkefield, Diggers Rest and Mickleham.)

Macedon Gained:

12,137 electors from Ballarat East District (Bullarto, Daylesford, Glenlyon, Hepburn Springs, Kyneton, Malmsbury and Trentham)

1,397 electors from Bendigo West District (Elphinstone, Fryerstown, Metcalfe, Sutton Grange and Taradale)

1,427 electors from Melton District (Blackwood, Coimadai and Toolern Vale)


Upper House Region:

Northern Victoria Region

Election Results:

Two-party preferred vote, 2010 State election:

ALP:               21,975             51.26%

Liberal:            20,895             48.74%

Estimated two-party preferred vote on 2014 boundaries:*

ALP:               17,660             52.3%

Liberal:            16,088             47.7%

*These estimates are based on 2010 figures


Sitting Member

Joanne Duncan – ALP

Historical Pattern

2002-Present  ALP