Preston District 2014

Preston District 2014

Polling Day Saturday 29 November 2014

Victoria Electoral Commission

Victor P Taffa

Victoria State Election 2014: Preston District Candidates

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

Candidate                                          Affiliation

GRECO, Gaetano

WARD, Rachel                                   FAMILY FIRST

LJUBICIC, Rose                                AUSTRALIAN GREENS

SCOTT, Robin                                    AUSTRALIAN LABOR PARTY

FORSTER, John                                 LIBERAL


Boundary Changes:

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

Preston Lost:

3,300 electors to Northcote District (Part of Preston)

Preston Gained:

2,226 electors from Northcote District (Part of Preston)

3,309 electors from Thomastown District (Part of Reservoir)


Upper House Region:

Northern Metropolitan Region

Election Results:

Two-party preferred vote, 2010 State election:

ALP:               23,250             70.38%

Liberal:            9,783               29.62%

Estimated two-party preferred vote on 2014 boundaries:*

ALP:               24,534             70.2%

Liberal:            10,428             29.8%

*These estimates are based on 2010 figures


Sitting Member

Robin Scott – ALP

Historical Pattern

1945-Present  ALP