Shepparton District 2014

Shepparton District 2014

Polling Day Saturday 29 November 2014

Victoria Electoral Commission

Victor P Taffa

Victoria State Election 2014: Shepparton District Candidates

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

Candidate                                          Affiliation

BOURKE, Michael                            AUSTRALIAN COUNTRY ALLIANCE

BARR, Greg                                       THE NATIONALS

TEASDALE, Diane

STEVENS, Damien                            AUSTRALIAN GREENS

SHEED, Suzanna

HIGGINS, Rodney                            AUSTRALIAN LABOR PARTY

 

Boundary Changes:

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

Shepparton Lost:

963 electors to Euroa District (Caniambo, Dhurringile and Tamleugh North)

17 electors to Murray Plains District (Part of Mooroopna).

Shepparton Gained:

5,143 electors from Murray Valley District (Katunga, Numurkah, Strathmerton and Wunghnu)

2,379 electors from Rodney District (Barmah, Kotupna, Nathalia, Picola and Waaia)

 

Upper House Region:

Northern Victoria Region

Election Results:

Two-party preferred vote, 2010 State election:

ALP:               8,027               24.03%

National:         25,376             75.97%

Estimated two-party preferred vote on 2014 boundaries:*

ALP:               9,758               24.1%

National:         30,698             75.9%

*These estimates are based on 2010 figures

 

Sitting Member

Jeanette Powell – Nationals

Historical Pattern

1945-55*         Country

1967-Present  Country/Nationals

*Abolished in 1955, and re-established in 1967