Electoral results for the district of Blackwood-Stirling

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This is a list of electoral results for the electoral district of Blackwood-Stirling in Western Australian state elections.

Blackwood-Stirling was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Western Australia. The district takes parts of the South West and Great Southern regions of Western Australia.

Western Australia State in Australia

Western Australia is a state occupying the entire western third of Australia. It is bounded by the Indian Ocean to the north and west, and the Southern Ocean to the south, the Northern Territory to the north-east, and South Australia to the south-east. Western Australia is Australia's largest state, with a total land area of 2,529,875 square kilometres, and the second-largest country subdivision in the world, surpassed only by Russia's Sakha Republic. The state has about 2.6 million inhabitants – around 11 percent of the national total – of whom the vast majority live in the south-west corner, 79 per cent of the population living in the Perth area, leaving the remainder of the state sparsely populated.

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Members for Blackwood-Stirling

MemberPartyTerm
  Terry Redman National 2008–2013

Election results

Elections in the 2000s

2008 Western Australian state election: Blackwood-Stirling [1]
PartyCandidateVotes%±
National Terry Redman 8,00344.91+28.4
Liberal Wade de Campo4,51825.35−15.6
Labor Raymond Phillips2,52714.18−4.7
Greens Luke Petersen1,83710.31+1.1
Christian Democrats Graham Lawn3501.96+0.3
Family First Stephen Carson2641.48−1.0
Independent Ken Gunson1760.99+0.99
Independent Keith Smith1450.81+0.81
Total formal votes17,82096.14
Informal votes7153.86
Turnout 18,53589.44
Two-candidate-preferred result
National Terry Redman 11,99267.34N/A
Liberal Wade de Campo5,81632.66N/A
National hold Swing N/A

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References

  1. "2008 State General Election Details: District of Blackwood-Stirling Results". Western Australian Electoral Commission. Archived from the original on 22 March 2012. Retrieved 3 December 2011.