Electoral results for the district of Mount Isa

This is a list of electoral results for the electoral district of Mount Isa in Queensland state elections.

Members for Mount IsaEdit

Member Party Term
  Alex Inch Labor 1972–1974
  Angelo Bertoni National 1974–1983
  Bill Price Labor 1983–1986
  Peter Beard Liberal 1986–1989
  Tony McGrady Labor 1989–2006
  Betty Kiernan Labor 2006–2012
  Robbie Katter Katter's Australian Party 2012–present

Election resultsEdit

Elections in the 2010sEdit

2015 Queensland state election: Mount Isa[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Katter's Australian Robbie Katter 7,468 46.77 +5.16
Liberal National John Wharton 4,646 29.09 −0.47
Labor Simon Tayler 2,899 18.15 −8.49
One Nation Scott Sheard 638 4.00 +4.00
Greens Marcus Foth 318 1.99 −0.18
Total formal votes 15,969 98.37 +0.01
Informal votes 264 1.63 −0.01
Turnout 16,233 83.59 −1.83
Two-candidate-preferred result
Katter's Australian Robbie Katter 9,304 65.19 +5.15
Liberal National John Wharton 4,968 34.81 −5.15
Katter's Australian hold Swing +5.15
2012 Queensland state election: Mount Isa[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Katter's Australian Robbie Katter 6,658 41.61 +41.61
Liberal National Mick Pattel 4,731 29.57 +0.08
Labor Betty Kiernan 4,264 26.65 -17.80
Greens Colleen Williams 348 2.17 -0.34
Total formal votes 16,001 98.36 +0.03
Informal votes 267 1.64 -0.03
Turnout 16,268 85.42 -0.34
Two-candidate-preferred result
Katter's Australian Robbie Katter 7,996 60.04 +60.04
Liberal National Mick Pattel 5,322 39.96 -4.32
Katter's Australian gain from Labor Swing N/A

Elections in the 2000sEdit

2009 Queensland state election: Mount Isa[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Betty Kiernan 7,186 44.5 -9.1
Liberal National Ted Randall 4,768 29.5 -6.9
Independent Keith Douglas 3,590 22.2 +22.2
Greens Paul Costin 406 2.5 +2.5
Independent Roy Collins 216 1.3 +1.3
Total formal votes 16,166 98.2
Informal votes 275 1.8
Turnout 16,441 85.8
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Betty Kiernan 8,092 55.7 -2.8
Liberal National Ted Randall 6,430 44.3 +2.8
Labor hold Swing -2.8
2006 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Betty Kiernan 7,705 56.5 -5.3
National Roy Collins 4,384 32.2 -1.5
Family First Merlin Manners 1,544 11.3 +11.3
Total formal votes 13,633 98.0 -0.1
Informal votes 272 2.0 +0.1
Turnout 13,905 84.6 -2.1
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Betty Kiernan 8,156 62.3 -1.9
National Roy Collins 4,939 37.7 +1.9
Labor hold Swing -1.9
2004 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Tony McGrady 8,898 61.8 +4.2
National Alan Dredge 4,859 33.7 +13.0
Greens Nick Harris 652 4.5 +4.5
Total formal votes 14,409 98.1 -0.5
Informal votes 274 1.9 +0.5
Turnout 14,683 86.7 -2.0
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Tony McGrady 9,077 64.2 -2.0
National Alan Dredge 5,072 35.8 +35.8
Labor hold Swing -2.0
2001 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Tony McGrady 8,981 57.6 +3.1
One Nation Larry Braden 3,384 21.7 -3.0
National Annie Clarke 3,220 20.7 +2.5
Total formal votes 15,585 98.6
Informal votes 216 1.4
Turnout 15,801 88.7
Two-candidate-preferred result
Labor Tony McGrady 9,593 66.2 +3.2
One Nation Larry Braden 4,892 33.8 -3.2
Labor hold Swing +3.2

Elections in the 1990sEdit

1998 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Tony McGrady 7,562 58.5 -6.1
One Nation Malcolm MacDonald 3,175 24.5 +24.5
National Bill Baldwin 1,900 14.7 -13.9
Reform Shirleen Webber 158 1.2 +1.2
Shooters Ian Inglis 139 1.1 +1.1
Total formal votes 12,934 98.8 +0.3
Informal votes 156 1.2 -0.3
Turnout 13,090 89.2 +3.9
Two-candidate-preferred result
Labor Tony McGrady 8,029 65.6 -3.1
One Nation Malcolm MacDonald 4,207 34.4 +34.4
Labor hold Swing -3.1
1995 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Tony McGrady 8,198 64.6 +3.2
National Ronald Bird 3,637 28.6 +7.7
Independent Clarence Walden 865 6.8 +6.8
Total formal votes 12,700 98.5 +0.7
Informal votes 190 1.5 -0.7
Turnout 12,890 85.3
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Tony McGrady 8,616 68.7 +1.1
National Ronald Bird 3,922 31.3 -1.1
Labor hold Swing +1.1
1992 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Tony McGrady 9,068 61.4 +4.8
National Jeff Daniels 3,087 20.9 +8.6
Liberal Glen Brown 1,817 12.3 -15.6
Confederate Action Bill Petrie 484 3.3 +3.3
Indigenous Peoples Jacob George 315 2.1 +2.1
Total formal votes 14,771 97.9
Informal votes 323 2.1
Turnout 15,094 86.7
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Tony McGrady 9,487 67.6 +9.0
National Jeff Daniels 4,550 32.4 +32.4
Labor hold Swing +9.0

Elections in the 1980sEdit

1989 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Tony McGrady 6,760 59.6 +14.1
Liberal Peter Beard 3,712 32.7 +1.6
National Stephen Wollaston 877 7.7 -15.7
Total formal votes 11,349 95.9 -1.9
Informal votes 489 4.1 +1.9
Turnout 11,838 88.6 -0.3
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Tony McGrady 6,821 60.1 +12.8
Liberal Peter Beard 4,528 39.9 -12.8
Labor gain from Liberal Swing +12.8
1986 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Bill Price 4,677 45.5 -6.0
Liberal Peter Beard 3,197 31.1 +31.1
National Lilian Miller 2,409 23.4 -22.5
Total formal votes 10,283 97.8
Informal votes 236 2.2
Turnout 10,519 88.9
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Peter Beard 5,423 52.7 +52.7
Labor Bill Price 4,860 47.3 -4.4
Liberal gain from Labor Swing +4.4
1983 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Bill Price 6,611 51.5 +7.1
National Angelo Bertoni 5,883 45.8 +3.0
Independent Desmond Welk 337 2.6 +2.6
Total formal votes 12,831 97.5 +0.2
Informal votes 329 2.5 -0.2
Turnout 13,160 86.1 +2.1
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Bill Price 6,780 52.8 +3.7
National Angelo Bertoni 6,051 47.2 -3.7
Labor gain from National Swing +3.7
1980 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Tony McGrady 5,398 44.4 -2.3
National Angelo Bertoni 5,209 42.8 -2.7
Liberal Joyce Boyd 1,048 8.6 +8.6
Democrats Ray Oldman 504 4.2 +4.2
Total formal votes 12,159 97.3 +1.2
Informal votes 331 2.7 -1.2
Turnout 12,490 84.0 -0.9
Two-party-preferred result
National Angelo Bertoni 6,192 50.9 +0.3
Labor Tony McGrady 5,967 49.1 -0.3
National hold Swing +0.3

Elections in the 1970sEdit

1977 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Alex Pavusa 5,341 46.7 +7.8
National Angelo Bertoni 5,209 45.5 +14.5
Progress Keith Spanner 556 4.9 +4.9
Independent Nelson Gavenor 246 2.2 +2.2
Independent Anthony Assan 86 0.8 +0.8
Total formal votes 11,438 96.1
Informal votes 464 3.9
Turnout 11,902 84.9
Two-party-preferred result
National Angelo Bertoni 5,783 50.6 -2.9
Labor Alex Pavusa 5,655 49.4 +2.9
National hold Swing -2.9
1974 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor John Shepherd 4,926 38.9 -26.0
National Angelo Bertoni 3,923 31.0 +4.5
Liberal Kevin Coughlan 3,815 30.1 +30.1
Total formal votes 12,664 97.2 +0.1
Informal votes 358 2.8 -0.1
Turnout 13,022 81.4 -2.1
Two-party-preferred result
National Angelo Bertoni 6,775 53.5 +19.9
Labor John Shepherd 5,889 46.5 -19.9
National gain from Labor Swing +19.9
1972 Queensland state election: Mount Isa
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labor Alex Inch 4,949 64.9 +6.4
Country Lillian Noakes 2,964 26.5 -5.9
Democratic Labor John Turner 957 8.6 +8.6
Total formal votes 11,184 97.1
Informal votes 332 2.9
Turnout 11,516 83.5
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Alex Inch 7,425 66.4 +3.4
Country Lillian Oakes 3,759 33.6 -3.4
Labor hold Swing +3.4

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2015 State General Election - Mount Isa - District Summary, ECQ.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 29 July 2012. Retrieved 18 May 2012.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ Green, Antony. "2009 Queensland Election: Analysis of Results" (PDF). ABC Election Unit. Retrieved 15 December 2011.