Electoral district of Mansfield

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Mansfield
QueenslandLegislative Assembly
ECQ-2017-Final-Mansfield.pdf
Electoral map of Mansfield 2017
State Queensland
MP Corrine McMillan
Party Labor Party
Namesake Mansfield
Electors 33,275 (2017)
Area 64 km2 (24.7 sq mi)
Coordinates 27°34′S 153°8′E / 27.567°S 153.133°E / -27.567; 153.133Coordinates: 27°34′S 153°8′E / 27.567°S 153.133°E / -27.567; 153.133
Electorates around Mansfield:
Miller
Greenslopes
Chatsworth Chatsworth
Toohey Mansfield Capalaba
Toohey Waterford Springwood
Electoral map of Mansfield 2008

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

The district is based in the south-eastern suburbs of Brisbane. It is named for the suburb of Mansfield and also includes the suburbs of Burbank, Rochedale and Wishart. The electorate was first created for the 1972 election.

Mansfield has tended to be a seat held by the government of the day.

Members for Mansfield[edit]

Member Party Term
  Bill Kaus Liberal 1972–1983
  National 1983–1986
  Craig Sherrin National 1986–1989
  Laurel Power Labor 1989–1995
  Frank Carroll Liberal 1995–1998
  Phil Reeves Labor 1998–2012
  Ian Walker Liberal National 2012–2017
  Corrine McMillan Labor 2017–present

Election results[edit]

Queensland state election, 2017: Mansfield[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal National Ian Walker 11,610 40.2 −5.3
Labor Corrine McMillan 11,375 39.4 −2.3
Greens Barbara Bell 3,263 11.3 +1.8
One Nation Neil Symes 2,631 9.1 +9.1
Total formal votes 28,879 95.9 −2.4
Informal votes 1,243 4.1 +2.4
Turnout 30,122 89.0 −2.2
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Corrine McMillan 14,908 51.6 +0.8
Liberal National Ian Walker 13,971 48.4 −0.8
Labor hold Swing +0.8

References[edit]

1. http://results.ecq.qld.gov.au/elections/state/State2015/results/district49.html

External links[edit]