Electoral district of Glass House

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Glass House
QueenslandLegislative Assembly
Map of the electoral district of Glass House, 2017.pdf
Map of the electoral district of Glass House, 2017
Dates current1986–1992; 2001–present
MPAndrew Powell
PartyLiberal National
NamesakeGlass House Mountains
Electors32,692 (2017)
Area1,163 km2 (449.0 sq mi)
Coordinates26°52′S 152°50′E / 26.867°S 152.833°E / -26.867; 152.833Coordinates: 26°52′S 152°50′E / 26.867°S 152.833°E / -26.867; 152.833
Electorates around Glass House:
Nanango Gympie Nicklin
Nanango Glass House Caloundra
Pine Rivers Kurwongbah Pumicestone
2008 Map of Glass House

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

The electorate is based mostly on the hinterland areas of the Sunshine Coast and north of Caboolture, it stretches north to Witta, south to the northern outskirts of Caboolture and west to Conondale.

Members for Glass House[edit]

First incarnation (1986–1992)
Member Party Term
  Bill Newton National 1986–1989
  Jon Sullivan Labor 1989–1992
Second incarnation (2001–present)
Member Party Term
  Carolyn Male Labor 2001–2009
  Andrew Powell Liberal National 2009–present

Election results[edit]

2017 Queensland state election: Glass House[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal National Andrew Powell 10,221 35.5 −8.1
Labor Brent Hampstead 7,557 26.3 −5.2
One Nation Tracey Bell-Henselin 6,525 22.7 +22.7
Greens Sue Weber 3,705 12.9 −1.3
Independent Sue Mureau 765 2.7 +2.7
Total formal votes 28,773 96.4 −1.5
Informal votes 1,068 3.6 +1.5
Turnout 29,841 89.4 +0.1
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal National Andrew Powell 15,373 53.4 +2.5
Labor Brent Hampstead 13,400 46.6 −2.5
Liberal National hold Swing +2.5


External links[edit]

  • Green, Antony. "Electorate Profile". Australian Broadcasting Corporation.