Virtual Tally Room: the official election results
Virtual Tally Room: the official election results
House of Representatives Updated: 28/09/2010 1:20:44 PM


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Division Profile
Division Name WRIGHT
State Queensland
Elected Member Buchholz, S (LNQ) 2010-
Name Derivation Named after Judith Wright (1915-2000) who made a significant contribution to Australia as a social and environmental activist, and poet. She was a resident of Queensland for over 30 years, 20 of which were spent at Mt Tamborine, which is located within the boundaries of this division.
First Proclaimed / Election 2009/2010
Area 7589 sq. kms
Demographic Rural
Pre-Election Seat Status Marginal
Seat Status Safe
Enrolment 85,296
Turnout 93.68%
Informal 5.63%
Location Wright covers an area of approximately 7,589 sq km and is located in south-east Queensland, in an area south and west of Brisbane. The divisional boundary covers the Lockyer Valley Regional Council, Scenic Rim Regional and parts of Logan City and Gold Coast City Councils. The areas within the Wright division are diverse, ranging from small crops farmers in the Lockyer Valley to tourism in the Tamborine Mountains.
Products and Industry Boutique tourism and a wide range of primary production activities.

Buchholz, S (LNQ) 2010-

Please Note: the division profile displayed above was at the time of the election. Please consult the AEC website for the most current division profile.



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