Electoral district of Gladstone
|State or territory:||Queensland|
The current member is independent Liz Cunningham who won the seat on National Party preferences after defeating then Labor MP Neil Bennett at the 1995 election. Cunningham was a well known local figure, having previously been Mayor of the Shire of Calliope prior to entering State politics.
The seat of Gladstone consists of the city of Gladstone and the towns of the former Shire of Calliope. This includes the town of Calliope, and the localities of Ambrose, Benaraby, Boyne Island, Builyan Mount Larcom, Tannum Sands and Ubobo.
Members for Gladstone↑Jump back a section
|Queensland state election, 2012: Gladstone|
|Liberal National||Russell Schroter||3,109||10.86||+10.86|
|Katter's Australian Party||Anthony Beezley||2,545||8.89||+8.89|
|Total formal votes||28,635||98.36||-0.31|
References↑Jump back a section
- Electorate Profile (Antony Green, ABC)