Electoral district of Tweed

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Tweed
New South WalesLegislative Assembly
NSW Electoral District 2019 - Tweed.png
Location in New South Wales
StateNew South Wales
Dates current1894–1904
1999–present
MPGeoff Provest
PartyNational Party
Electors56,940 (2019)
Area511.33 km2 (197.4 sq mi)

Tweed is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales. It is represented by Geoff Provest of The Nationals. It includes eastern Tweed Shire, including Tweed Heads, Kingscliff, Fingal Head, Chinderah, Cudgen, Bogangar, Pottsville and Burringbar.

Members for Tweed[edit]

First incarnation (1894—1904)
Member Party Term
  John Willard Labor 18941894
  Joseph Kelly Protectionist 18941898
  Richard Meagher Independent 18981904
Second incarnation (1999—present)
Member Party Term
  Neville Newell Labor 19992007
  Geoff Provest National 2007–present

Election results[edit]

2019 New South Wales state election: Tweed[1][2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
National Geoff Provest 22,185 47.55 +0.48
Labor Craig Elliot 14,449 30.97 −4.94
Greens Bill Fenelon 6,461 13.85 +0.58
Animal Justice Susie Hearder 1,790 3.84 +3.84
Sustainable Australia Ronald McDonald 1,776 3.81 +3.81
Total formal votes 46,661 96.01 −0.56
Informal votes 1,937 3.99 +0.56
Turnout 48,598 85.35 −0.20
Two-party-preferred result
National Geoff Provest 23,243 54.97 +1.78
Labor Craig Elliot 19,040 45.03 −1.78
National hold Swing +1.78

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • "Tweed". New South Wales Electoral Commission. Retrieved 28 September 2011.