Corio

1 vacancy

  • Projected number of electors: 109,503
  • Size: 773 sq km

Formal Votes: 92,163

Vacancies: 1

Elected Candidates

Richard MarlesLabor

Primary Vote

Richard Marles Elected
47.99%
Alastair Thomson
34.03%
Amber Forbes
12.59%
Desmond Sanborn
5.39%

Party Vote:

PartySeatsVotes%Quotas
Labor
 
144,22847.99%0.96
Liberal
 
031,36034.03%0.68
The Greens
 
011,60412.59%0.25
United Australia Party
 
04,9715.39%0.11

Full Results:

CandidatePartyVotes%QuotasSwing
Richard MarlesLabor44,22847.99%0.96+47.99%
Alastair ThomsonLiberal31,36034.03%0.68+34.03%
Amber ForbesThe Greens11,60412.59%0.25+12.59%
Desmond SanbornUnited Australia Party4,9715.39%0.11+5.39%

Current Member

Richard Marles, Labor since 2007
Margin: 8.3%, down from 10.0% pre-redistribution

 

Candidates Forum

Mitchell Dye, Richard Marles, Desmond Sandorn
Mitchell Dye, Richard Marles, Desmond Sandorn

Monday, April 29 from 10-11:30am
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Polls

Newspoll
Feb 25: 3.36% swing to Labor. Labor would retain Corio with a margin of 11.66%
Mar 10: 4.36% swing to Labor. Labor would retain Corio with a margin of 12.66%.
Apr 7: 2.4% swing to Labor. Labor would retain Corio with a margin of 10.66%.
Apr 14: 2.4% swing to Labor. Labor would retain Corio with a margin of 10.66%.
Apr 29: 1.4% swing to Labor. Labor would retain Corio with a margin of 9.66%.

Ipsos
Feb 17: 1.36% swing to Labor. Labor would retain Corio with a margin of 9.66%
Apr 5: 3.36% swing to Labor. Labor would retain Corio with a margin of 11.66%.

Odds

As of 28 April:
Labor: 1.01
Coalition: 11.00
Greens: 34.00
United Australia Party: 51.00

Candidates

Candidates (4):

Richard MarlesLaborView
Alastair ThomsonLiberalView
Amber ForbesThe GreensView
Desmond SanbornUnited Australia PartyView

 Richard Marles

Richard MarlesLabor

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Elected  44,228 votes - 47.99% - +47.99% swing

www.richardmarles.com.au

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 Alastair Thomson

Liberal

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31,360 votes - 34.03% - +34.03% swing

 Amber Forbes

Amber ForbesThe Greens

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11,604 votes - 12.59% - +12.59% swing

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on May 14th 2019:

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 Desmond Sanborn

Desmond SanbornUnited Australia Party

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4,971 votes - 5.39% - +5.39% swing

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on April 15th 2019:

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Other electorates in this election:

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2016 Candidates Forum

June 20 2016- hosted by Mitchell Dye at 94.7 The Pulse

Corio candidates forum

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2016 Corio Candidates Forum (Full)

2016 Result

Party Candidate Votes % ±
  Labor Richard Marles 43,087 45.63 +2.12
  Liberal Richard Lange 33,180 35.14 −0.06
  Greens Sarah Mansfield 11,112 11.77 +4.46
  Animal Justice Jamie Overend 2,948 3.12 +3.12
  Rise Up Australia Ash Puvimanasinghe 1,869 1.98 +1.58
  Bullet Train Jeff Moran 1,138 1.21 +1.21
  Socialist Alliance Sue Bull 1,101 1.17 +0.42
Total formal votes 94,435 95.39 +0.69
Informal votes 4,561 4.61 −0.69
Turnout 98,996 91.83 −2.33
Two-party-preferred result
  Labor Richard Marles 56,656 59.99 +2.24
  Liberal Richard Lange 37,779 40.01 −2.24
  Labor hold Swing +2.24