Sitting Member:
Hartsuyker, L (NP)
Size of electorate:
7296 sq. Km

Redistribution details:

Cowper's boundaries shift south, losing the coast from Yamba down to Sapphire Beach, but picking up Port Macquarie to the south from Lyne.

Key Comments

Fishing, forestry, agriculture, bananas, dairy cattle and tourism are key industries.

2013 Election Results

Candidate Party Votes % Swing(%)
VERNON, Carol The Greens 10685 12.37 +3.28
McALPINE, Bethany Christian Democratic Party (Fred Nile Group) 2224 2.57 +0.18
HARTSUYKER, LukeElected The Nationals 45820 53.05 +2.28
JEANNERET, Rodney Norman Palmer United Party 5739 6.64 +6.64
NAVARRO, Alfredo Country Labor 21910 25.37 -2.45
...... Other 0 0 -9.92
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