Step 3. Comments on public suggestions - Queensland federal redistribution

Updated: 22 May 2017

Steps in the redistribution

The information provided here is for the redistribution of federal electoral divisions in Queensland. A redistribution of Queensland's state electoral districts is underway.

Members of the public were invited to submit written comments on the suggestions between 22 May and 2 June.
Guidelines were available to help with your submission. Those making comments on suggestions were recommended to look at:

Comments on suggestions may concern one or more electoral divisions and may be about:

  • one or more suggestions,
  • names of electoral divisions,
  • boundaries of electoral divisions, or
  • the names and boundaries of electoral divisions.

In developing comments on suggestions, members of the public were advised it may be helpful to consider:

In developing a suggestion about the boundaries of a federal electoral division, members of the public were advised it may be helpful to consider:

The 15 comments on suggestions received by the Redistribution Committee for Queensland are provided in the table below.

Comments on suggestions
No. Submitted by Topics referred to Divisions referred to Suggestions referred to in comment
CS1 Martin Gordon [PDF 89 KB] Division boundaries Bonner, Brisbane, Capricornia, Dawson, Flynn, Griffith, Herbert, Hinkler, Kennedy, Leichhardt, Moreton and Oxley S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S9, S10, S13, S14, S15, S16, S17, S19, S21, S22, S23, S24 and S25
CS2 Stanley Collins OAM [PDF 47 KB] Division boundaries Dawson, Herbert and Kennedy S24
CS3 John Robinson [PDF 56 KB] Division boundaries Kennedy and Leichhardt S10, S13, S16 and S21
CS4 Jeff Waddell [PDF 1.5 MB] Division names and division boundaries Bonner, Bowman, Brisbane, Capricornia, Dawson, Dickson, Fadden, Flynn, Griffith, Herbert, Hinkler, Kennedy, Leichhardt, Lilley, McPherson, Maranoa, Petrie, Rankin, Ryan, Wide Bay, Wright S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9, S10, S11, S12, S13, S14, S15, S16, S17, S18, S19, S20, S21, S22, S23, S24 and S25
CS5 Andrew Kamler [PDF 397 KB] Division names and division boundaries Capricornia, Dawson, Flynn, Herbert, Hinkler, Kennedy, Leichhardt, Maranoa, Wright S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S9, S10, S12, S13, S14, S15, S16, S20, S21, S22, S23 and S25
CS6 Mark Mulcair [PDF 67 KB] Division boundaries Blair, Bonner, Bowman, Brisbane, Capricornia, Dawson, Dickson, Fadden, Fairfax, Fisher, Flynn, Forde, Griffith, Groom, Herbert, Hinkler, Kennedy, Leichhardt, Lilley, Longman, Maranoa, Moreton, Oxley, Petrie, Rankin, Ryan, Wide Bay, Wright S7, S10, S11, S13, S16, S18, S19, S22 and S23
CS7 Darren McSweeney [PDF 2.6 MB] Division boundaries Blair, Bonner, Brisbane, Capricornia, Dawson, Dickson, Fadden, Fairfax, Fisher, Flynn, Forde, Griffith, Groom, Herbert, Hinkler, Kennedy, Leichhardt, Lilley, McPherson, Maranoa, McPherson, Moncrieff, Moreton, Oxley, Ryan, Wide Bay, Wright S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9, S10, S11, S12, S13, S14, S15, S16, S17, S18, S19, S20, S21, S22, S23, S24 and S25
CS8 Bob Richardson [PDF 1.3 MB] Division names and division boundaries All of Queensland S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9, S10, S11, S12, S13, S14, S15, S16, S17, S18, S19, S20, S21, S22, S23, S24 and S25
CS9 Liberal National Party [PDF 1.6 MB] Division names and division boundaries All of Queensland S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9, S10, S11, S12, S13, S14, S15, S17, S18, S19, S20, S21, S22, S23, S24 and S25
CS10 Pirate Party Australia [PDF 246 KB] Division names and division boundaries All of Queensland S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9, S10, S11, S12, S13, S14, S15, S16, S17, S18, S19, S20, S21, S22, S23 and S24.
CS11 John Gayler [PDF 118 KB] Division boundaries Kennedy and Leichhardt S16
CS12 Australian Labor Party [PDF 644 KB] Division boundaries Blair, Brisbane, Capricornia, Dawson, Fadden, Fisher, Forde, Kennedy, Leichhardt, Lilley, Longman, Oxley, McPherson, Moncrieff, Moreton, Petrie, Rankin, Wright S16 and S19
CS13 Kate Townsend [PDF 20.8 MB] Division boundaries All of Queensland S16, S19 and S22
CS14 Garry Reed [PDF 43 KB] Division boundaries Capricornia, Dawson and Kennedy S16 and S18
CS15 Mark Yore [PDF 662 KB] Division boundaries and division names All of Queensland S1, S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S9, S10, S11, S12, S13, S14, S15, S16, S17, S18, S19, S20, S21, S22, S23, S24, and S25

The views expressed in the material reproduced above are those of the individuals or organisations who lodged the comment, not the Redistribution Committee or the AEC

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