Electoral district of Currumbin

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Currumbin
QueenslandLegislative Assembly
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Currumbin (2008—)
State Queensland
MP Jann Stuckey
Party Liberal National
Namesake Currumbin

Currumbin is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Queensland.

The district lies in the south-east corner of the state, along the New South Wales border. The district takes in southern parts of the Gold Coast and much of its hinterland. It includes the suburbs of Currumbin, Coolangatta, Elanora and Tugun as well as the rural Currumbin Valley and Tallebudgera Valley. The electorate was first contested in 1986.

Members for Currumbin[edit]

Member Party Term
  Leo Gately National 1986–1989
  Trevor Coomber Liberal 1989–1992
  Merri Rose Labor 1992–2004
  Jann Stuckey Liberal 2004–2008
  Liberal National 2008–present

Election results[edit]

Queensland state election, 2012: Currumbin[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal National Jann Stuckey 16,237 58.84 +7.77
Labor Calum Hyslop 6,051 21.93 -14.65
Greens David Wyatt 2,624 9.51 +0.31
Katter's Australian Steve Bowman 1,973 7.15 +7.15
Family First Royston Pickering 710 2.57 +2.57
Total formal votes 27,595 97.61 -0.56
Informal votes 675 2.39 +0.56
Turnout 28,270 88.92 -0.03
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal National Jann Stuckey 17,245 70.19 +13.30
Labor Calum Hyslop 7,325 29.81 -13.30
Liberal National hold Swing +13.30

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