Electoral district of Southport
Electoral map of Southport 2017
|Area||31 km2 (12.0 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||12,499||47.1||−2.5|
|Greens||Michelle Le Plastrier||2,806||10.6||+2.4|
|Consumer Rights||Johan Joubert||769||2.9||+2.9|
|Total formal votes||26,548||94.8||−2.6|
|Liberal National||Rob Molhoek||15,197||57.2||−0.6|
|Liberal National hold||Swing||−0.6|