Electoral district of McKell

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McKell was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales, created in 1988, largely replacing the abolished district of Elizabeth. It was named after William McKell, former Premier of New South Wales (1941–1947), in inner Sydney. It was abolished in 1991 and largely replaced by Port Jackson.[1]

Its only representative was Sandra Nori, who later represented Port Jackson.

Members for McKell[edit]

Member Party Period
  Sandra Nori Labor 1988–1991

Election results[edit]

1988 New South Wales state election: McKell
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Sandra Nori 13,004 50.2
Independent Frank Sartor 6,075 23.5
Liberal Francis Bach 4,609 17.8
Democrats John Faulks 1,173 4.5
Independent Christopher Barry 272 1.1
Independent Margaret Ponting 263 1.0
Independent Stephen Sloman 260 1.0
Independent Francis Ridding 250 1.0
Total formal votes 25,906 95.7
Informal votes 1,155 4.3
Turnout 27,061 86.3
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Sandra Nori 13,583 56.6
Independent Frank Sartor 10,420 43.4
Labor hold Swing


  1. ^ "Former Members". Members of Parliament. Parliament of New South Wales. Archived from the original on 29 September 2004. Retrieved 18 April 2007.