Electoral district of Mount Isa

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Mount Isa
QueenslandLegislative Assembly
QLD - Mount Isa 2008.png
Mount Isa (2008—)
State Queensland
MP Rob Katter
Party Katter's Australian Party
Namesake Mount Isa

Mount Isa is an electoral district in the Legislative Assembly of Queensland in the state of Queensland, Australia.

It is located in the west of the State and covers an area of 570,502 sq kilometres.[1] As of the last State General Election (2009) it had 19,170 registered voters.[2]

The district takes its name from the mining city of Mount Isa.

Members for Mount Isa[edit]

Member Party Term
  Alex Inch Labor 1972–1974
  Angelo Bertoni National 1974–1983
  Bill Price Labor 1983–1986
  Peter Beard Liberal 1986–1989
  Tony McGrady Labor 1989–2006
  Betty Kiernan Labor 2006–2012
  Rob Katter Katter's Australian Party 2012–present

Election results[edit]

Queensland state election, 2012: Mount Isa[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Katter's Australian Rob Katter 6,658 41.61 +41.61
Liberal National Mick Pattel 4,731 29.57 +0.08
Labor Betty Kiernan 4,264 26.65 -17.80
Greens Colleen Williams 348 2.17 -0.34
Total formal votes 16,001 98.36 +0.03
Informal votes 267 1.64 -0.03
Turnout 16,268 85.42 -0.34
Two-candidate-preferred result
Katter's Australian Rob Katter 7,996 60.04 +60.04
Liberal National Mick Pattel 5,322 39.96 -4.32
Katter's Australian gain from Labor Swing N/A


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