Electoral district of East Hills

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East Hills
New South WalesLegislative Assembly
Nsw electoral district easthills 2015.svg
Location within Sydney
StateNew South Wales
Dates current1953–present
MPGlenn Brookes
PartyLiberal Party
Electors54,974 (2017)
Area39.55 km2 (15.3 sq mi)
Electorates around East Hills:
Cabramatta Bankstown Lakemba
Holsworthy East Hills Lakemba
Oatley
Holsworthy Miranda Oatley

East Hills is a state electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the state of New South Wales, Australia. It is represented Liberal member Glenn Brookes.[1]

East Hills includes the suburbs of Condell Park, East Hills, Milperra, Padstow, Padstow Heights, Panania, Picnic Point, Revesby, Revesby Heights and parts of Bankstown, Bass Hill, Georges Hall and Yagoona.[2]

Members for East Hills[edit]

Member Party Period
  Arthur Williams Labor 1953–1956
  Joe Kelly Labor 1956–1973
  Pat Rogan Labor 1973–1999
  Alan Ashton Labor 1999–2011
  Glenn Brookes Liberal 2011–2016
  Independent 2016−2017
  Liberal 2017–present

Election results[edit]

New South Wales state election, 2015: East Hills[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Glenn Brookes 20,975 44.2 +2.9
Labor Cameron Murphy 19,958 42.1 +1.0
Greens Astrid O'Neill 3,141 6.6 +1.7
Christian Democrats Violet Abdulla 2,310 4.9 +0.7
No Land Tax Jean Russell 1,078 2.3 +2.3
Total formal votes 47,462 95.7 +0.3
Informal votes 2,124 4.3 −0.3
Turnout 49,586 92.1 +0.4
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Glenn Brookes 22,184 50.4 +0.2
Labor Cameron Murphy 21,812 49.6 −0.2
Liberal hold Swing +0.2

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Liberal MP Glenn Brookes stands down after paedophile lover smear campaign". The Guardian. Retrieved 27 April 2016.
  2. ^ "East Hills". New South Wales Electoral Commission. Retrieved 19 April 2015.
  3. ^ State Electoral District of East Hills: First Preference Votes, NSWEC.
  4. ^ State Electoral District of East Hills: Distribution of Preferences, NSWEC.

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