Electoral district of Oatley

Oatley is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales in Sydney's St George district. It is currently held by Mark Coure of the Liberal Party.

Oatley
New South WalesLegislative Assembly
NSW Electoral District 2019 - Oatley.png
Location within Sydney
StateNew South Wales
Dates current1927–1930
2007–present
MPMark Coure
PartyLiberal Party
Electors53,780 (2019)
Area28.46 km2 (11.0 sq mi)
Electorates around Oatley:
East Hills Lakemba Canterbury
East Hills Oatley Kogarah
Miranda Miranda Rockdale

Oatley includes the suburbs of Connells Point, Hurstville Grove, Kyle Bay, Lugarno, Mortdale, Oatley, Peakhurst, Peakhurst Heights and parts of Beverly Hills, Blakehurst, Hurstville, Narwee, Penshurst, Riverwood and South Hurstville.[1]

HistoryEdit

Oatley was first created in 1927, with the breakup of the multi-member St George. In 1930, it was abolished and largely replaced by Kogarah. It was recreated for the 2007 election largely replacing the abolished district of Georges River.

Members for OatleyEdit

First incarnation (1927—1930)
Member Party Term
  Mark Gosling[2] Labor 1927–1930
Second incarnation (2007—present)
Member Party Term
  Kevin Greene[3] Labor 2007–2011
  Mark Coure[4] Liberal 2011–present

Election resultsEdit

2019 New South Wales state election: Oatley[5][6]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Mark Coure 26,311 54.68 +3.53
Labor Lucy Mannering 15,767 32.77 −3.67
Greens Gianluca Dragone 3,080 6.40 −1.03
One Nation Mark Preston 2,165 4.50 +4.50
Shooters, Fishers and Farmers Raphael Bongomin 797 1.66 +1.66
Total formal votes 48,120 97.01 +0.26
Informal votes 1,481 2.99 −0.26
Turnout 49,601 92.23 −0.65
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Mark Coure 27,321 60.55 +3.93
Labor Lucy Mannering 17,802 39.45 −3.93
Liberal hold Swing +3.93

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Oatley". New South Wales Electoral Commission. Retrieved 23 November 2019.
  2. ^ "Mr Mark Gosling". Former Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 16 June 2019.
  3. ^ "Mr Kevin Patrick Greene (1958- )". Former Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 30 April 2019.
  4. ^ "Mr Mark Joseph Coure, MP". Members of the Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 5 April 2019.
  5. ^ "Oatley: First Preference Votes". 2019 NSW election results. NSW Electoral Commission. Retrieved 22 September 2019.
  6. ^ "Oatley: Distribution of Preferences". 2019 NSW election results. NSW Electoral Commission. Retrieved 22 September 2019.