Electoral district of Redlands

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This article is about the electoral district. For the larger city that this district forms the southern portion of, also commonly known as the Redlands, see Redland City.
Redlands
QueenslandLegislative Assembly
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Redlands (2008—)
State Queensland
Dates current 1972–present
MP Matt McEachan
Party Liberal National
Namesake Redland Bay
Electors 33,565 (2015)
Area 206 km2 (79.5 sq mi)
Coordinates 27°38′S 153°18′E / 27.633°S 153.300°E / -27.633; 153.300Coordinates: 27°38′S 153°18′E / 27.633°S 153.300°E / -27.633; 153.300

Redlands is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Queensland. It primarily covers coastal suburbs on the southside of the city of Brisbane, from Thornlands south to the Logan River.

Members for Redlands[edit]

Member Party Term
  Ted Baldwin Labor 1972–1974
  John Goleby Country 1974–1975
  National Country 1975–1982
  National 1982–1985
  Paul Clauson National 1985–1989
  Darryl Briskey Labor 1989–1992
  John Budd Labor 1992–1995
  John Hegarty National 1995–2001
  John English Labor 2001–2009
  Peter Dowling Liberal National 2009–2015
  Matt McEachan Liberal National 2015–present

Election results[edit]

Queensland state election, 2015: Redlands[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal National Matt McEachan 13,340 43.86 −21.94
Labor Deborah Kellie 10,442 34.33 +10.28
Greens David Keogh 2,261 7.43 −2.72
Independent Sheena Hewlett 1,939 6.37 +6.37
Palmer United Susan Bylett 1,809 5.95 +5.95
Family First Carolyn Ferrando 625 2.05 +2.05
Total formal votes 30,416 97.67 +0.10
Informal votes 726 2.33 −0.10
Turnout 31,142 91.52 −0.64
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal National Matt McEachan 14,399 52.23 −18.87
Labor Deborah Kellie 13,167 47.77 +18.87
Liberal National hold Swing −18.87

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