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Results for Baw Baw Shire Council Elections 2003


Ward
Bloomfield Ward
Drouin Ward
Lardner Ward
Longwarry Ward
Mount Worth Ward
Tarago Ward
Thomson Ward
Warragul East Ward
Warragul West Ward

Bloomfield Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:DAVEY, Geoff 
Enrolment:3336
Formal Votes:2725
Informal Votes:54 (1.94% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:2779 (83.30% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
DAVEY, Geoff1478 54.24%
SAXTON, Ivan550 20.18%
SAYERS, Tony697 25.58%

Drouin Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:McDONALD, Ruth 
Enrolment:3592
Formal Votes:2951
Informal Votes:45 (1.50% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:2996 (83.41% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
BRENNAN, Neil468 15.86%
COAD, Ted600 20.33%
McDONALD, Ruth1356 45.95%
WILLIAMSON, Terry527 17.86%

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distribution
McDONALD, Ruth2041
WILLIAMSON, Terry910

Lardner Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:TYRRELL, Kevin 
Enrolment:3492
Formal Votes:2858
Informal Votes:57 (1.96% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:2915 (83.48% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
TYRRELL, Kevin1582 55.35%
TREWERN, David611 21.38%
SCHIPPER, Tonnie665 23.27%

Longwarry Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:BROWN, Robert 
Enrolment:3400
Formal Votes:2706
Informal Votes:52 (1.89% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:2758 (81.12% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
BROWN, Robert1210 44.72%
RUSKIN, Mary1065 39.36%
KARLIS, George T.431 15.93%

Results for single vacancy after distribution of preferences

CandidateVotes after distribution
BROWN, Robert1511
RUSKIN, Mary1195

Mount Worth Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:HARRINGTON, Bill (Unopposed)

Tarago Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:BLACKWOOD, Gary 
Enrolment:3246
Formal Votes:2509
Informal Votes:56 (2.18% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:2565 (79.02% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
GEOGHEGAN, Glenn441 17.58%
HENRY, Shelley540 21.52%
BLACKWOOD, Gary1374 54.76%
MULLETT, Pauline154 6.14%

Thomson Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:BALFOUR, David 
Enrolment:3434
Formal Votes:2673
Informal Votes:60 (2.20% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:2733 (79.59% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
STEWART, Tony763 28.54%
BALFOUR, David1567 58.62%
CARSON, Tony343 12.83%

Warragul East Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:CLARK, Ian 
Enrolment:3378
Formal Votes:2772
Informal Votes:32 (1.14% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:2804 (83.01% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
CLARK, Ian1626 58.66%
GRANT, Julie735 26.52%
JACKSON, K. A.157 5.66%
KOSTOS, Peter254 9.16%

Warragul West Ward (1 vacancy)

Elected:DANIELS, John 
Enrolment:3185
Formal Votes:2542
Informal Votes:47 (1.82% of the total votes)
Voter Turnout:2589 (81.29% of the total enrolment)

First preference votes

CandidateFirst preference votesPercentage
AUMANN, Doug583 22.93%
TAFICSUK, Stefan Shane272 10.70%
DANIELS, John1331 52.36%
GOULTER, Lindsay356 14.00%


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