Brownbill Ward

3 councillors

Facts about Brownbill Ward

Suburbs: Batesford, Bell Park, Bell Post Hill, Breakwater, Drumcondra, East Geelong, Fyansford, Geelong, Geelong West, Hamlyn Heights, Herne Hill, Manifold Heights, Moolap, Newcomb, Newtown, North Geelong, Rippleside, South Geelong, St Albans Park, Thomson, Whittington

Voters: 55,708 voters

Area: 48.76 sq km.

Quota: 13,928 votes required to be elected, subject to change based on voter turnout, informal votes and changes to the roll

Candidates Forum: Friday, 9 October at 12pm | Submit a question

Current Representatives: Eddy Kontelj, Sarah Mansfield, Peter Murrihy

Number of Candidates Last Time: 18 candidates ran in 2017

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Candidates

Candidates (10):

Melissa CadwellIndependentView
Alex CsarIndependentView
Louis HehirIndependentView
Eddy KonteljIndependentView
Stretch KonteljIndependentView
Sarah MansfieldGreensView
Peter MurrihyIndependentView
Sandi DwyerIndependentView
Dean HopeIndependentView
Jose RodriguezIndependentView

 Melissa Cadwell

Melissa CadwellIndependent

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Political views: Labor[source]

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on September 1st 2020:

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 Alex Csar

Alex CsarIndependent

Political views: Labor[source]

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on September 8th 2020:

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 Louis Hehir

Louis HehirIndependent

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Political views: Labor[source]

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 Eddy Kontelj

Eddy KonteljIndependent

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Political views: Liberal[source]

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on August 11th 2020:

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 Stretch Kontelj

Stretch KonteljIndependent

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Political views: Liberal[source]

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on September 14th 2020:

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 Sarah Mansfield

Sarah MansfieldGreens

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on September 19th 2017:

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 Peter Murrihy

Peter MurrihyIndependent

Councillor

Political views: Unknown/Undisclosed[source]

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www.petermurrihy.com/

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on June 25th 2019:

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 Sandi Dwyer

Independent

Political views: Put Climate First Alliance[source]

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 Dean Hope

Independent

Political views: Unknown/Undisclosed

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 Jose Rodriguez

Independent

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Other electorates in this election:

Bellarine (Greater Geelong)- 8 candidates | Kardinia (Greater Geelong)- 11 candidates | Windermere (Greater Geelong)- 5 candidates | Golden Plains Shire- 6 candidates | Borough of Queenscliffe- 6 candidates | Torquay (Surf Coast)- 8 candidates | Anglesea (Surf Coast)- 5 candidates | Winchelsea (Surf Coast)- 4 candidates | Lorne (Surf Coast)- 1 candidates

Last Time

Summary

The 2017 result in Brownbill was reasonably straightforward, with the candidates who finished in the top three in the primary vote being elected in order. The top three front-runners were well ahead of all other candidates.

Eddy Kontelj was elected mostly on primary vote.

Sarah Mansfield had a healthy primary vote and was benefited by preferences from Melissa Cadwell and Sue Bull.

Peter Murrihy was more reliant on preferences and received flows from Alec Sandner and Michael King amongst others.

Top 6 Candidates By Primary Vote in 2017

The graph shows the primary vote for each candidate, what order they were elected in, the number of quotas they received and the percentage of the vote. In a contest with three vacancies, one quota is approximately 25% of the vote.

Top 6 Brownbill Candidates in 2017

How Each Successful Candidate Was Elected

These graphs show the key preferences that went to the successful candidates from other candidates.

Eddy Kontelj

Sarah Mansfield

Peter Murrihy

Previous Candidates Forums

Brownbill candidates forum

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