Electoral district of Wagga Wagga
New South Wales—Legislative Assembly
Location in New South Wales
|State||New South Wales|
|Party||Liberal Party of Australia|
|Area||12,108.11 km2 (4,675.0 sq mi)|
Wagga Wagga was created in 1894. In 1920, Wagga Wagga, Albury and Corowa was absorbed into Murray and elected four members under proportional representation. At the end of proportional representation in 1927, Wagga Wagga was recreated, with Mr Matthew Kilpatrick, the Country party candidate, winning the October election. According to Daily Advertiser, the vote against a continuance of the Labor Government (led by Jack Lang) was very decisive.
Members for Wagga Wagga
|First incarnation (1894–1904)|
|Second incarnation (1913–1920)|
|Third incarnation (1927–present)|
|Christian Democrats||Keith Pech||1,111||2.4||+0.0|
|No Land Tax||Joe Sidoti||515||1.1||+1.1|
|Total formal votes||46,614||96.8||−0.6|
- "Wagga Wagga". New South Wales Electoral Commission. Retrieved 2015-02-28.
- "Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954)". KILPATRICK WINS EASILY. 10 October 1927. Retrieved 6 February 2015.
- State Electoral District of Wagga Wagga: First Preference Votes, NSWEC.
- State Electoral District of Wagga Wagga: Distribution of Preferences, NSWEC.