Results for Central Goldfields Shire Council Elections 2012

WardVoting Count Method
Flynn WardPreferential
Maryborough WardProportional representation
Paddys Ranges WardPreferential
Tullaroop WardPreferential

Flynn Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: SMITH, John 
Enrolment:1642
Formal Votes:1188
Informal Votes:28 (2.30% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:1216 (74.06% of the total enrolment)


Votes for this ward were counted using preferential counting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
SMITH, John895 75.34%
THOONEN, Peter293 24.66%

Please note:- all first preference percentages have been rounded to two decimal points.

Maryborough Ward (4 vacancies)

Elected: NIXON, Paula (1st elected)
Elected: LOVETT, Geoff (2nd elected)
Elected: McIVOR, Wendy (3rd elected)
Elected: RINALDI, Barry  (4th elected)
Enrolment:6036
Formal Votes:4815
Informal Votes:86 (1.75% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:4901 (81.20% of the total enrolment)
Quota:964
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Votes for this ward were counted using proportional representation.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
NIXON, Paula1073 22.28%
DIX, Brendan696 14.45%
LOVETT, Geoff1071 22.24%
COLLICOAT, Narrina243 5.05%
CONSTABLE, Annie362 7.52%
RINALDI, Barry564 11.71%
McIVOR, Wendy806 16.74%

Please note:- all first preference percentages have been rounded to two decimal points.

Paddys Ranges Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: VAN BEVEREN, John Andrew 
Enrolment:1627
Formal Votes:1318
Informal Votes:31 (2.30% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:1349 (82.91% of the total enrolment)


Votes for this ward were counted using preferential counting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
VAN BEVEREN, John Andrew690 52.35%
MEDDOWS-TAYLOR, Chris628 47.65%

Please note:- all first preference percentages have been rounded to two decimal points.

Tullaroop Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: ROBERTSON, Ian 
Enrolment:1553
Formal Votes:1195
Informal Votes:34 (2.77% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:1229 (79.14% of the total enrolment)


Votes for this ward were counted using preferential counting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
CURRY, Lyn498 41.67%
ROBERTSON, Ian697 58.33%

Please note:- all first preference percentages have been rounded to two decimal points.