Electoral district of Lane Cove

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Lane Cove is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales. It is represented by Anthony Roberts of the Liberal Party of Australia. The electoral district of Lane Cove encompasses the localities of Artarmon, Chatswood West, East Ryde, Gladesville, Gore Hill, Greenwich, Henley, Hunters Hill, Huntleys Point, Lane Cove, Linley Point, Longueville, Macquarie Park, Monash Park, North Ryde, Northwood, Putney, Riverview, Ryde, St Leonards, Tambourine Bay and Woolwich.

Members for Lane Cove[edit]

First incarnation (1904–1913)
Member Party Term
  David Fell Liberal Reform 1904–1913
Second incarnation (1927–present)
Member Party Term
  Bryce Walmsley Nationalist 1927–1930
  Herbert FitzSimons Nationalist 1930–1932
  United Australia 1932–1944
  Henry Woodward Labor 1944–1947
  Ken McCaw Liberal 1947–1975
  John Dowd Liberal 1975–1991
  Kerry Chikarovski Liberal 1991–2003
  Anthony Roberts Liberal 2003–present

Election results[edit]

New South Wales state election, 2011: Lane Cove[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Anthony Roberts 28,350 65.6 +13.4
Greens Keith McIlroy 7,646 17.7 +3.0
Labor Mario Tsang 6,046 14.0 -10.5
Christian Democrats Esther Heng 1,174 2.7 +0.4
Total formal votes 43,216 97.4 0.0
Informal votes 1,173 2.6 0.0
Turnout 44,389 92.5 +0.6
Two-candidate-preferred result
Liberal Anthony Roberts 29,556 75.7 +13.3
Greens Keith McIlroy 9,496 24.3 +24.3
Liberal hold Swing +13.3


  1. ^ Antony Green. "2011 New South Wales Election: Analysis of Results". NSW Parliamentary Library. Retrieved 8 December 2011. 

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