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Electoral district of Bonney

Bonney is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Queensland. It was created in the 2017 redistribution and was first contested in the 2017 Queensland state election. It was named after pioneer aviator Maude Bonney.[1]

Bonney
QueenslandLegislative Assembly
Map of electoral district of Bonney, 2017.pdf
Map of Bonney, 2017.
StateQueensland
Dates current2017–present
MPSam O'Connor
PartyLiberal National Party
NamesakeMaude Bonney
Electors32,344 (2017)
Area28 km2 (10.8 sq mi)
Coordinates27°56′56″S 153°22′55″E / 27.9488°S 153.3819°E / -27.9488; 153.3819Coordinates: 27°56′56″S 153°22′55″E / 27.9488°S 153.3819°E / -27.9488; 153.3819
Electorates around Bonney:
Theodore Broadwater Broadwater
Gaven Bonney Surfers Paradise
Gaven Southport Surfers Paradise

Located on the Gold Coast, Bonney consists of the suburbs of Biggera Waters, Arundel, Parkwood, Labrador, and the northern area of Southport.[1]

Members for BonneyEdit

Member Party Term
  Sam O'Connor Liberal National 2017–present

Election resultsEdit

2017 Queensland state election: Bonney[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal National Sam O'Connor 11,405 43.9 −0.1
Labor Rowan Holzberger 9,279 35.7 +0.7
Greens Amin Javanmard 2,540 9.8 +1.0
Independent Robert Buegge 1,680 6.5 +6.5
Independent Ron Nightingale 1,095 4.2 +4.2
Total formal votes 25,999 94.1 −3.1
Informal votes 1,633 5.9 +3.1
Turnout 27,632 83.2 −1.8
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal National Sam O'Connor 13,439 51.7 −0.5
Labor Rowan Holzberger 12,560 48.3 +0.5
Liberal National hold Swing −0.5

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Queensland Redistribution Commission (26 May 2017). "Determination of Queensland's Legislative Assembly Electoral Districts" (PDF). Queensland Government Gazette. p. 172. Archived (PDF) from the original on 29 October 2017. Retrieved 29 October 2017.
  2. ^ 2017 State General Election - Bonney - District Summary, ECQ.