Electoral district of Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales. Since 2019 it has been represented by Gurmesh Singh of the National Party.

Coffs Harbour
New South WalesLegislative Assembly
NSW Electoral District 2019 - Coffs Harbour.png
Location in New South Wales
StateNew South Wales
Dates current1981–present
MPGurmesh Singh
PartyNational Party
Electors55,338 (2019)
Area1,173.73 km2 (453.2 sq mi)

The district takes in the entirety of the City of Coffs Harbour and includes the localities of Coffs Harbour, Sawtell, Coramba, Korora Bay, Moonee Beach, Emerald Beach, Woolgoolga, Arrawarra, Corindi Beach and Red Rock.[1]

Members for Coffs HarbourEdit

Member Party Period
  Matt Singleton[2] National 1981–1990
  Andrew Fraser[3] National 1990–2019
  Gurmesh Singh[4] National 2019–present

Election resultsEdit

2019 New South Wales state election: Coffs Harbour[5][6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
National Gurmesh Singh 20,268 42.82 −11.76
Labor Tony Judge 8,371 17.69 −8.21
Independent Sally Townley 8,247 17.42 +17.42
Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Stuart Davidson 3,405 7.19 +7.19
Greens Jonathan Cassell 3,090 6.53 −7.03
Liberal Democrats Gregory Renet 1,542 3.26 +3.26
Animal Justice Robyn Marchant 1,278 2.70 +2.70
Independent Ann Leonard 1,132 2.39 +2.39
Total formal votes 47,333 96.25 −0.53
Informal votes 1,846 3.75 +0.53
Turnout 49,179 88.87 −0.01
Two-party-preferred result
National Gurmesh Singh 22,799 60.77 −3.53
Labor Tony Judge 14,717 39.23 +3.53
Two-candidate-preferred result
National Gurmesh Singh 22,375 60.30 −4.00
Independent Sally Townley 14,730 39.70 +4.00
National hold Swing −4.00

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Coffs Harbour". New South Wales Electoral Commission. Retrieved 23 November 2019.
  2. ^ "Mr (Matt) Matthew Singleton". Former Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 11 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Mr Andrew Raymond Gordon Fraser (1952 - )". Former Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 2 April 2019.
  4. ^ "Mr Gurmesh Singh, MP". Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 9 September 2019.
  5. ^ "Coffs Harbour: First Preference Votes". 2019 NSW election results. NSW Electoral Commission. Retrieved 22 September 2019.
  6. ^ "Coffs Harbour: Distribution of Preferences". 2019 NSW election results. NSW Electoral Commission. Retrieved 22 September 2019.