The Gabba Ward is a Brisbane City Council ward covering Woolloongabba, Dutton Park, East Brisbane, Highgate Hill, Kangaroo Point, South Brisbane and West End.[2]

The Gabba Ward
Created2008[1]
MPJonathan Sri
PartyGreens
NamesakeWoolloongabba
Electors22,157 (2016)
DemographicInner Metropolitan

Councillors for The Gabba WardEdit

Member Party Term
  Helen Abrahams[1] Labor 2008–2016
  Jonathan Sri Greens 2016–present

ResultsEdit

2016 Brisbane City Council election: The Gabba Ward[3]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal National Sean Jacobs 7,712 35.9 –1.1
Greens Jonathan Sri 6,823 31.7 +13.8
Labor Nicole Lessio 6,457 30.0 –15.1
Independent Leon Lechner 516 2.4 +2.4
Total formal votes 21,508 97.07 –1.1
Informal votes 649 2.93 +1.1
Turnout 22,157 100
Two-party-preferred result
Greens Jonathan Sri 10,194 55 +55
Liberal National Sean Jacobs 8,336 45 +3.3
Greens gain from Labor Swing –3.3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "The Gabba – Brisbane 2016". The Tally Room. 29 February 2016. Retrieved 26 March 2017.
  2. ^ "The Gabba Ward". Brisbane City Council. Brisbane City Council. Retrieved 4 February 2017.
  3. ^ "Electorate: The Gabba". ABC News. ABC Corporation. Retrieved 4 February 2017.