Decrease text size VEC text size Increase text size Print Email Languages

Results for Bass Coast Shire Council Elections 2003


Ward
Anderson Ward
Churchill Ward
Hovell Ward
Leadbeater Ward
McHaffie Ward
Thompson Ward
Townsend Ward

Anderson Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:GOODWIN, Neville 
Enrolment:5020
Formal Votes:3733
Informal Votes:98 (2.56% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:3831 (76.31% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
HARTLEY, Paul1447 38.76%
MARCHESI, Lester T.784 21.00%
GOODWIN, Neville1502 40.24%

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distribution
HARTLEY, Paul1679
GOODWIN, Neville2054

Churchill Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:LESLIE, Loretta 
Enrolment:5365
Formal Votes:3341
Informal Votes:73 (2.14% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:3414 (63.63% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
LESLIE, Loretta1806 54.06%
LUDLOW, Nikki674 20.17%
BORELLI, Angela861 25.77%

Hovell Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:DUSCHER, John Robert 
Enrolment:5308
Formal Votes:4174
Informal Votes:79 (1.86% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:4253 (80.12% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
O'CONNOR, Mary1291 30.93%
DUSCHER, John Robert1529 36.63%
O'GAREY, Brian1354 32.44%

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distribution
DUSCHER, John Robert2546
O'GAREY, Brian1628

Leadbeater Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:HULLEY, John G. 
Enrolment:5271
Formal Votes:3551
Informal Votes:155 (4.18% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:3706 (70.31% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
HULLEY, John G.2606 73.39%
HITCHINS, L. Stella379 10.67%
WATSON, Stephen566 15.94%

McHaffie Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:SIMRAJH, Kelly 
Enrolment:5292
Formal Votes:3459
Informal Votes:53 (1.51% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:3512 (66.36% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
SIMRAJH, Kelly1642 47.47%
CAMERON, Donald1311 37.90%
SIMPSON, Gina506 14.63%

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distribution
SIMRAJH, Kelly2009
CAMERON, Donald1450

Thompson Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:FAIRHURST, Ross W. 
Enrolment:5346
Formal Votes:3634
Informal Votes:53 (1.44% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:3687 (68.97% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
DIXON, Phil Ray851 23.42%
GAINS, John986 27.13%
FAIRHURST, Ross W.1374 37.81%
WINFER, R. Mark423 11.64%

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distribution
DIXON, Phil Ray1657
FAIRHURST, Ross W.1977

Townsend Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:TAYLOR, David J. 
Enrolment:5481
Formal Votes:4111
Informal Votes:72 (1.72% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:4183 (76.32% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
McCULLOCH, Jill139 3.38%
WARREN, Kirk1163 28.29%
TAYLOR, David J.1200 29.19%
STEWART, Kathy585 14.23%
DEACON, Norman1024 24.91%

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distribution
WARREN, Kirk1517
TAYLOR, David J.2594


Please rate this page from 1 (unhelpful) to 5 (very helpful):
VEC logo

Contact Us

Level 11, 530 Collins Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
(Access via tower lifts)
Local Calls:
131 VEC / 131 832
(Victoria only)
Phone:
+61 3 8620 1100
(Interstate & overseas callers)
Main fax:
+61 3 9629 8632
Enrolment fax:
+61 3 9277 7126

Social Media

Follow the VEC on Facebook Follow the VEC on Twitter View the VEC's YouTube Channel

Information in other languages

  • Information in Amharic
  • Information in Arabic
  • Information in Bosnian
  • Information in Cambodian
  • Information in Cantonese
  • Information in Croatian
  • Information in Dari
  • Information in Dinka
  • Information in Greek
  • Information in Italian
  • Information in Korean
  • Information in Macedonian
  • Information in Mandarin
  • Information in Persian
  • Information in Russian
  • Information in Serbian
  • Information in Somali
  • Information in Spanish
  • Information in Turkish
  • Information in Vietnamese
  • Information in English
  • For other languages phone +61 3 92090112