Winchelsea Ward

2 councillors

Results

Enrolment: 7,674

Voter Turnout: 6,562 (85.51% of total enrolment)

Informal Votes: 199 (3.03% of total votes)

Formal Votes: 6,363

Vacancies: 2

Quota: 2,122

Elected Candidates

1stHeather WellingtonIndependent
2ndAdrian SchonfelderIndependent

Primary Vote

Heather Wellington 1st
37.64%
1.13
Adrian Schonfelder 2nd
20.41%
0.61
Tony Phelps
17.74%
0.53
Kirsty Metcalf
17.13%
0.51
James McIntyre
7.07%
0.21

Party Vote:

PartySeatsVotes%Quotas
Independent
 
26,363100.00%3.00

Full Results:

CandidatePartyVotes%QuotasSwing
Heather WellingtonIndependent2,39537.64%1.13+2.34%
Adrian SchonfelderIndependent1,29920.41%0.61-0.90%
Tony PhelpsIndependent1,12917.74%0.53+17.74%
Kirsty MetcalfIndependent1,09017.13%0.51+17.13%
James McIntyreIndependent4507.07%0.21-5.74%

Distribution of Preferences

Winchelsea Ward preference flow diagram

* indicates elected candidate. Click on graph to expand.

Facts about Winchelsea Ward

Suburbs: Bellbrae, Buckley, Freshwater Creek, Gherang, Moriac, Mount Duneed, Modewarre, Mount Moriac, Papaparap, Winchelsea, Wurdibolluc, parts of Barrabool, Connewarre, Gnarwarre, Inverleigh, Torquay and Ombersley

Voters: 7,674 voters

Area: 873 sq km.

Quota: 2,559 votes required to be elected, subject to change based on voter turnout, informal votes and changes to the roll

Candidates Forum: Tuesday, 6 October at 1:30pm | Submit a question

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Current Representatives: Heather Wellington, Carol McGregor. Carol McGregor resigned in June 2019, James McIntyre elected in a countback in July 2019.

Number of Candidates Last Time: 5 candidates in 2016

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The purple area indicates the new boundaries for the 2022 election, the grey area indicates the 2019 boundaries.

Candidates

Candidates (5):

Kirsty MetcalfIndependentView
Heather WellingtonIndependentView
Adrian SchonfelderIndependentView
James McIntyreIndependentView
Tony PhelpsIndependentView

 Kirsty Metcalf

Kirsty MetcalfIndependent

Political views: Unknown/Undisclosed

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1,090 votes - 17.13% - 0.51 quotas - +17.13% swing

 Heather Wellington

Heather WellingtonIndependent

CouncillorAttending Forum

Political views: Former Labor Member[source]

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Elected 1st 2,395 votes - 37.64% - 1.13 quotas - +2.34% swing

Interview with Mitchell Dye on October 6th 2020:

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 Adrian Schonfelder

Adrian SchonfelderIndependent

Attending Forum

Political views: Labor[source]

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Elected 2nd 1,299 votes - 20.41% - 0.61 quotas - -0.90% swing

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Interview with Mitchell Dye on October 6th 2020:

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 James McIntyre

James McIntyreIndependent

CouncillorAttending Forum

Political views: Former Labor Member

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450 votes - 7.07% - 0.21 quotas - -5.74% swing

Interview with Mitchell Dye on October 6th 2020:

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 Tony Phelps

Tony PhelpsIndependent

Attending Forum

Political views: Unknown/Undisclosed

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1,129 votes - 17.74% - 0.53 quotas - +17.74% swing

Interview with Mitchell Dye on September 28th 2020:

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