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Results for Greater Geelong City Council Elections 2012


ElectionVoting Count Method
MayorPreferential
Austin WardPreferential
Beangala WardPreferential
Brownbill WardPreferential
Buckley WardPreferential
Cheetham WardPreferential
Corio WardPreferential
Coryule WardPreferential
Cowie WardPreferential
Deakin WardPreferential
Kardinia WardPreferential
Kildare WardPreferential
Windermere WardPreferential

Mayor (1 vacancy)

Elected: FAGG, Keith 
Enrolment:170408
Formal Votes:125737
Informal Votes:4272 (3.29% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:130009 (76.29% of the total enrolment)
  • Distribution Report (XLS 24kB, XML 22kB)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
BULL, Sue10288 8.18%
WATT, Ron12252 9.74%
ROZPARA, Frank1540 1.22%
ASHER, Stephanie17129 13.62%
SMITH, John3503 2.79%
MITCHELL, John17448 13.88%
FAGG, Keith54425 43.28%
UZELAC, Bernadette5111 4.06%
ROBIN, Graeme4041 3.21%

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

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distributionPercentage
ASHER, Stephanie47380 37.68%
FAGG, Keith78357 62.32%

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

Austin Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: IRVINE, John Robert 
Enrolment:13824
Formal Votes:9939
Informal Votes:228 (2.24% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:10167 (73.55% of the total enrolment)
  • Distribution Report (XLS 19kB, XML 15kB)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
SHEN, Sophia2945 29.63%
IRVINE, John Robert2705 27.22%
BROWN, Gavin1581 15.91%
DOULL, John859 8.64%
KEECH, Cameron1849 18.60%

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

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distributionPercentage
SHEN, Sophia4457 44.84%
IRVINE, John Robert5482 55.16%

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

Beangala Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: FARRELL, Jan 
Enrolment:13492
Formal Votes:9735
Informal Votes:201 (2.02% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:9936 (73.64% of the total enrolment)
  • Distribution Report (XLS 18kB, XML 13kB)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
MISSIO, Carlo1118 11.48%
SMITH, Warren1375 14.12%
FARRELL, Jan4077 41.88%
FENDYK, John Peter3165 32.51%

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

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distributionPercentage
FARRELL, Jan5297 54.41%
FENDYK, John Peter4438 45.59%

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

Brownbill Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: HEAGNEY, Michelle 
Enrolment:13288
Formal Votes:9375
Informal Votes:285 (2.95% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:9660 (72.70% of the total enrolment)
  • Distribution Report (XLS 19kB, XML 16kB)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
HEAGNEY, Michelle2417 25.78%
KAKOUROS, Angelo1855 19.79%
OTMAR, Renée1171 12.49%
COOK, Gail840 8.96%
McDONALD, Greg2488 26.54%
LEWIS, Margrette604 6.44%

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

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distributionPercentage
HEAGNEY, Michelle5815 62.03%
McDONALD, Greg3560 37.97%

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

Buckley Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: RICHARDS, Andy 
Enrolment:15320
Formal Votes:11487
Informal Votes:269 (2.29% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:11756 (76.74% of the total enrolment)
  • Distribution Report (XLS 19kB, XML 15kB)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
KIRSANOVS, Astra667 5.81%
POCOCK, Margaret3061 26.65%
RICHARDS, Andy5154 44.87%
OLIVER, Katharine1693 14.74%
ALEXANDER, Mick912 7.94%

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

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distributionPercentage
POCOCK, Margaret5483 47.73%
RICHARDS, Andy6004 52.27%

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

Cheetham Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: MACDONALD, Rod 
Enrolment:15139
Formal Votes:11534
Informal Votes:235 (2.00% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:11769 (77.74% of the total enrolment)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
BRACKLEY, Anne Elizabeth4769 41.35%
MACDONALD, Rod6765 58.65%

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

Corio Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: FISHER, Kylie 
Enrolment:13791
Formal Votes:9400
Informal Votes:282 (2.91% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:9682 (70.21% of the total enrolment)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
PERRON, Sue2088 22.21%
WINNING, Liz2040 21.70%
FISHER, Kylie5272 56.09%

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

Coryule Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: ELLIS, Lindsay 
Enrolment:14228
Formal Votes:10000
Informal Votes:249 (2.43% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:10249 (72.03% of the total enrolment)
  • Distribution Report (XLS 19kB, XML 15kB)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
ELLIS, Lindsay2428 24.28%
O'CONNOR, Tom1726 17.26%
KENNEDY, Dean3070 30.70%
HAYES, Monica2134 21.34%
BALDACCHINO, Judith Maria642 6.42%

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

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distributionPercentage
ELLIS, Lindsay5696 56.96%
KENNEDY, Dean4304 43.04%

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

Cowie Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: KONTELJ, Eddy 
Enrolment:13785
Formal Votes:10502
Informal Votes:266 (2.47% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:10768 (78.11% of the total enrolment)
  • Distribution Report (XLS 18kB, XML 12kB)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
CAMPBELL, Dave1027 9.78%
NEIL, Heather-Lee692 6.59%
KONTELJ, Eddy5247 49.96%
PUGLIA, Josie823 7.84%
AITKEN, Anthony2713 25.83%

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

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distributionPercentage
CAMPBELL, Dave1198 11.41%
KONTELJ, Eddy5325 50.70%
PUGLIA, Josie975 9.28%
AITKEN, Anthony3004 28.60%

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

Deakin Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: NELSON, Ron 
Enrolment:14724
Formal Votes:11650
Informal Votes:449 (3.71% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:12099 (82.17% of the total enrolment)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
NELSON, Ron7641 65.59%
LINDSAY, Bruce1577 13.54%
STEPHENSON, Emily2432 20.88%

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

Kardinia Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: HARWOOD, Bruce 
Enrolment:14449
Formal Votes:10656
Informal Votes:225 (2.07% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:10881 (75.31% of the total enrolment)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
HARWOOD, Bruce7655 71.84%
SCHWARZE, Jeff1063 9.98%
BAULCH, Phil822 7.71%
WINSTON, Monica1116 10.47%

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

Kildare Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: KONTELJ, Stretch 
Enrolment:12705
Formal Votes:9554
Informal Votes:182 (1.87% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:9736 (76.63% of the total enrolment)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
KONTELJ, Stretch6755 70.70%
BENNETT, Tom2799 29.30%

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

Windermere Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected: ANSETT, Tony 
Enrolment:15663
Formal Votes:11598
Informal Votes:319 (2.68% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:11917 (76.08% of the total enrolment)
  • Distribution Report (XLS 19kB, XML 15kB)


Votes for this election were counted using preferential voting.

First preference votes

Candidate First preference votesPercentage
HILL, Ashleigh1209 10.42%
EYTON, Robert821 7.08%
GRZYBEK, Kylie1521 13.11%
ANSETT, Tony5004 43.15%
TRIMBLE, Georgie581 5.01%
GRANGER, Cameron2462 21.23%

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

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distributionPercentage
GRZYBEK, Kylie2769 23.87%
ANSETT, Tony6047 52.14%
GRANGER, Cameron2782 23.99%

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



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