Electoral district of Carine

Carine is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia.

Carine
Western AustraliaLegislative Assembly
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Location of Carine (dark green) in the Perth metropolitan area
StateWestern Australia
Dates current1996–present
MPTony Krsticevic
PartyLiberal
NamesakeCarine
Electors29,754 (2019)
Area23 km2 (8.9 sq mi)
DemographicNorth Metropolitan

The district is based in Perth's northern suburbs. Politically, it is a safe Liberal seat.

GeographyEdit

Carine is a beachside electorate located in Perth's northern suburbs. It is bounded to the east by the Mitchell Freeway, to the south by Karrinyup Rd and to the west by the Indian Ocean. Its northern boundary consists of a series of roads including Warwick Rd. The districts includes the suburbs of Carine, Watermans Bay, North Beach, Gwelup and parts of Sorrento, Duncraig, Marmion, Carine, Karrinyup and Trigg.

HistoryEdit

Carine was first created for the 1996 state election. It largely replaced the abolished district of Marmion.

Members for CarineEdit

Member Party Term
  Katie Hodson-Thomas Liberal 1996–2008
  Tony Krsticevic Liberal 2008–present

Election resultsEdit

2017 Western Australian state election: Carine[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Tony Krsticevic 12,083 50.1 −13.4
Labor Andrew Owens 6,851 28.4 +4.0
Greens Nadine Reeves-Hennessey 2,728 11.3 +1.9
One Nation Terry Popham 1,231 5.1 +5.1
Christians Ray Moran 505 2.1 −0.5
Micro Business Athan Tsirigotis 424 1.8 +1.8
Matheson for WA Annette Almond 289 1.2 +1.2
Total formal votes 24,111 96.5 +0.9
Informal votes 885 3.5 −0.9
Turnout 24,996 90.8 −0.9
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Tony Krsticevic 14,233 59.0 −9.3
Labor Andrew Owens 9,871 41.0 +9.3
Liberal hold Swing −9.3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Carine District Profile and Results, 2017 State General Election, WAEC.

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