Electoral results for the district of Kaurna

This is a list of electoral results for the Electoral district of Kaurna in South Australian state elections.

Members for KaurnaEdit

Member Party Term
  Lorraine Rosenberg Liberal 1993–1997
  John Hill Labor 1997–2014
  Chris Picton Labor 2014–present

Election resultsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

2018 South Australian state election: Kaurna[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Chris Picton 13,162 57.6 +10.9
Liberal Simon McMahon 7,342 32.1 +0.5
Greens Sean Cullen-MacAskill 2,358 10.3 +1.7
Total formal votes 22,862 95.7 −0.9
Informal votes 1,025 4.3 +0.9
Turnout 23,887 91.0 +7.8
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Chris Picton 14,843 64.9 +5.7
Liberal Simon McMahon 8,019 35.1 −5.7
Labor hold Swing +5.7
2014 South Australian state election: Kaurna[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Chris Picton 8,844 43.4 −5.9
Liberal Ben Caudle 6,233 30.6 −2.9
Greens Maureen Cullen 2,041 10.0 +1.2
Independent Kym Richardson 1,899 9.3 +9.3
Family First Layla Nahavandi 1,347 6.6 +1.2
Total formal votes 20,364 96.6 +0.1
Informal votes 716 3.4 −0.1
Turnout 21,080 91.0 −1.4
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Chris Picton 11,740 57.7 −1.2
Liberal Ben Caudle 8,624 42.3 +1.2
Labor hold Swing −1.2
2010 South Australian state election: Kaurna
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor John Hill 10,353 49.4 -10.5
Liberal Trisha Bird 7,036 33.6 +12.9
Greens Yvonne Wenham 1,771 8.5 +1.0
Family First James Chappell 1,176 5.6 -1.2
Democrats Marie Nicholls 365 1.7 -0.4
FREE Australia Jason Wuttke 254 1.2 +1.2
Total formal votes 20,955 95.8
Informal votes 751 4.2
Turnout 21,706 92.3
Two-party-preferred result
Labor John Hill 12,290 58.6 -13.3
Liberal Trisha Bird 8,665 41.4 +13.3
Labor hold Swing -13.3

Elections in the 2000sEdit

2006 South Australian state election: Kaurna
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor John Hill 11,827 60.2 +15.0
Liberal Tim Flaherty 4,036 20.5 -6.6
Greens Corrie Vanderhoek 1,444 7.3 +1.9
Family First Paul Munn 1,328 6.8 +2.7
Democrats Graham Pratt 423 2.2 -3.6
Independent Barry Becker 299 1.5 +1.5
No Rodeo Jeanie Walker 291 1.5 +1.5
Total formal votes 19,648 95.4
Informal votes 884 4.6
Turnout 20,532 92.3
Two-party-preferred result
Labor John Hill 14,153 72.0 +11.0
Liberal Tim Flaherty 5,495 28.0 -11.0
Labor hold Swing +11.0
2002 South Australian state election: Kaurna
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor John Hill 8,742 45.2 +3.9
Liberal Lauren Kenyon 5,245 27.1 -9.4
Independent Lorraine Rosenberg 1,565 8.1 +8.1
Democrats Beryl Hall 1,109 5.7 -7.2
Greens Ali Valamanesh 1,053 5.4 +5.4
Family First Colleen Pearse 787 4.1 +4.1
One Nation Charlie McCormack 496 2.6 +2.6
SA First James Chappell 359 1.9 +1.9
Total formal votes 19,356 96.4
Informal votes 715 3.6
Turnout 20,071 93.6
Two-party-preferred result
Labor John Hill 11,808 61.0 +6.0
Liberal Lauren Kenyon 7,548 39.0 -6.0
Labor hold Swing +6.0

Elections in the 1990sEdit

1997 South Australian state election: Kaurna
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor John Hill 7,783 42.3 +5.3
Liberal Lorraine Rosenberg 6,527 35.5 -9.4
Democrats Dennis Domey 2,262 12.3 +6.5
Independent Mick Krieg 986 5.4 +5.4
Independent Barbara Fraser 579 3.1 +3.1
United Australia Malcolm Shaw 264 1.4 +1.4
Total formal votes 18,401 95.7 -0.3
Informal votes 832 4.3 +0.3
Turnout 19,233 92.3
Two-party-preferred result
Labor John Hill 10,270 55.8 +8.2
Liberal Lorraine Rosenberg 8,131 44.2 -8.2
Labor gain from Liberal Swing +8.2
1993 South Australian state election: Kaurna
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Lorraine Rosenberg 8,230 45.1 +7.5
Labor John Hill 6,693 36.7 -9.9
Democrats Dennis Dorney 1,060 5.8 -6.8
Greens Susan Regione 879 4.8 +4.8
Grey Power John Holder 496 2.7 +2.7
Call to Australia John Watson 407 2.2 +1.9
Independent Denise Leek 311 1.7 +1.7
Independent Robert Campbell 157 0.9 +0.9
Total formal votes 18,233 95.9 -0.8
Informal votes 777 4.1 +0.8
Turnout 19,010 94.0
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Lorraine Rosenberg 9,625 52.8 +6.4
Labor John Hill 8,608 47.2 -6.4
Liberal gain from Labor Swing +6.4

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