Kardinia Ward

3 councillors

Facts about Kardinia Ward

Suburbs: Armstrong Creek, Belmont, Ceres, Grovedale, Highton, Marshall, Mount Duneed, Wandana Heights, Waurn Ponds

Voters: 49,136 voters

Area: 119.76 sq km.

Quota: 12,285 votes required to be elected, subject to change based on voter turnout, informal votes and changes to the roll

Candidates Forum: Wednesday, 7 October at 12pm | Submit a question

Current Representatives: Bruce Harwood, Ron Nelson, Pat Murnane

Number of Candidates Last Time: 11 candidates in 2017

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Candidates

Candidates (12):

Jack WilliamsIndependentView
Ron NelsonIndependentView
Andy RichardsIndependentView
Pat MurnaneIndependentView
Atamjit SinghIndependentView
Belinda MoloneyIndependentView
Anthony Hamilton-SmithGreensView
Bruce HarwoodIndependentView
Andrew AlexanderIndependentView
Mark BrungerIndependentView
Jen GambleAnimal Justice PartyView
Michael StangelIndependentView

 Jack Williams

Jack WilliamsIndependent

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Political views: Unknown/Undisclosed

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 Ron Nelson

Ron NelsonIndependent

CouncillorAttending Forum

Political views: Liberal[source]

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 Andy Richards

Independent

Political views: Labor[source]

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on August 19th 2014:

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 Pat Murnane

Pat MurnaneIndependent

CouncillorAttending Forum

Political views: Unknown/Undisclosed

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on August 17th 2018:

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 Atamjit Singh

Atamjit SinghIndependent

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Political views: Unknown/Undisclosed

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 Belinda Moloney

Belinda MoloneyIndependent

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Political views: Put Climate First Alliance[source]

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on September 15th 2020:

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 Anthony Hamilton-Smith

Greens

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 Bruce Harwood

Bruce HarwoodIndependent

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Political views: Unknown/Undisclosed

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on October 14th 2019:

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 Andrew Alexander

Andrew AlexanderIndependent

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Political views: Labor[source]

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 Mark Brunger

Independent

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Political views: Unknown/Undisclosed

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 Jen Gamble

Animal Justice Party

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 Michael Stangel

Independent

Political views: Unknown/Undisclosed[source]

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Other electorates in this election:

Bellarine (Greater Geelong)- 10 candidates | Brownbill (Greater Geelong)- 12 candidates | Windermere (Greater Geelong)- 5 candidates | Golden Plains Shire- 13 candidates | Borough of Queenscliffe- 11 candidates | Torquay (Surf Coast)- 10 candidates | Anglesea (Surf Coast)- 5 candidates | Winchelsea (Surf Coast)- 5 candidates | Lorne (Surf Coast)- 1 candidates

Last Time

Summary

The 2017 result in Kardinia saw the top three candidates on primary vote elected in order. Bruce Harwood and Ron Nelson were two very clear front-runners, almost achieving a quota in their own right.

Bruce Harwood was mostly elected on primary vote early in the count.

Ron Nelson was also mostly elected on primary vote. Preferences from Peter Osekas of the Animal Justice Party and Doug Mann helped him to get over the line.

Pat Murnane relied more heavily on preferences to be elected. He received considerable preferences from Lois Newman of The Greens and Brent Lyons-Lee.

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.

How Each Successful Candidate Was Elected

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

Bruce Harwood

Ron Nelson

Pat Murnane

Previous Candidates Forums

Kardinia Forum Candidates

Listen back to the 2017 Kardinia Forum from October 10, 2017: