Electoral district of Redlands

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Redlands
QueenslandLegislative Assembly
ECQ-2017-Final-Redlands.pdf
Electoral map of Redlands 2017
State Queensland
Dates current 1972–present
MP Kim Richards
Party Labor Party
Namesake Redland Bay
Electors 33,996 (2017)
Area 213 km2 (82.2 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
Electorates around Redlands:
Capalaba
Oodgeroo
Moreton Bay Oodgeroo
Springwood Redlands Oodgeroo
Macalister Coomera Broadwater
Electoral map of Redlands 2008

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 1974–1974
  National 1974–1985
  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 2015–2017
  Kim Richards Labor 2017–present

Election results[edit]

Queensland state election, 2017: Redlands[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Kim Richards 9,591 32.3 −3.3
Liberal National Matt McEachan 9,435 31.8 −11.5
One Nation Jason Quick 5,262 17.7 +17.7
Independent Peter Dowling 2,889 9.7 +9.7
Greens David Keogh 2,527 8.5 +0.8
Total formal votes 29,704 96.0 −1.7
Informal votes 1,243 4.0 +1.7
Turnout 30,947 89.4 +3.0
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Kim Richards 15,760 53.1 +4.3
Liberal National Matt McEachan 13,944 46.9 −4.3
Labor gain from Liberal National Swing +4.3

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