Electoral district of Southport
Electoral map of Southport 2017
|Area||33 km2 (12.7 sq mi)|
The district is based in the northern part of the Gold Coast. It is named for the suburb of Southport, and also includes the suburbs of Arundel, Labrador, Molendinar and Parkwood. It was first created for the 1977 election.
An earlier district based in the same region was also called Southport. It existed from 1950 to 1960.
Members for Southport
|First incarnation (1950–1960)|
|Second incarnation (1977–present)|
|Rob Molhoek||Liberal National||2012–present|
|Liberal National||Rob Molhoek||12,734||45.58||−1.50|
|One Nation||Raphael Felix||1,631||5.84||+5.84|
|United Australia||Maria Avdjieva||456||1.63||+1.63|
|Civil Liberties & Motorists||Jack Drake||267||0.96||−1.94|
|Total formal votes||27,939||95.66||+0.86|
|Liberal National||Rob Molhoek||15,482||55.41||−1.83|
|Liberal National hold||Swing||−1.83|
- "Representatives of Queensland State Electorates 1860-2017" (PDF). Queensland Parliamentary Record 2012-2017: The 55th Parliament. Queensland Parliament. Archived from the original on 27 April 2020.CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
- 2020 State General Election – Southport – District Summary, ECQ.