Step 2. Invitation for 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 suggestions relating to the redistribution between Wednesday 19 April and Friday 19 May 2017. Guidelines were available to help with submission and those making suggestions were recommended to look at:

Suggestions may concern one or more electoral divisions and may be about:

  • names of federal electoral divisions,
  • boundaries of federal electoral divisions, or
  • the names and boundaries of federal electoral divisions.

In developing a suggestion about the names of federal electoral divisions, 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 25 suggestions received by the Queensland Redistribution Committee are provided below.

Suggestions
No. Submitted by Topics referred to Divisions referred to
S1 Graham Hall [PDF 94 KB] Division boundaries Flynn and Hinkler
S2 Russell & Genevieve Stewart [PDF 91 KB] Division boundaries Flynn and Hinkler
S3 Vaughan Paul Angel [PDF 109 KB] Division boundaries Flynn and Hinkler
S4 Jean Hall [PDF 60 KB] Division boundaries Flynn and Hinkler
S5 Adam Harradine [PDF 63 KB] Division boundaries Flynn and Hinkler
S6 Ian Pickering [PDF 69 KB] Division boundaries Flynn and Hinkler
S7 Martin Gordon [PDF 144 KB] Division boundaries All Queensland electoral divisions
S8 Fraser Coast Regional Council [PDF 860 KB] Division boundaries Hinkler and Wide Bay
S9 Moore Park Beach Community Association [PDF 1.9 MB] Division boundaries Flynn and Hinkler
S10 Jeff Waddell [PDF 93.3 MB] Division names and division boundaries All Queensland electoral divisions
S11 Andrew Kamler [PDF 697 KB] Division boundaries All Queensland electoral divisions
S12 Dr Mark Mulcair [PDF 171 KB] Division boundaries All Queensland electoral divisions
S13 Darren McSweeney [PDF 7.6 MB] Division boundaries All Queensland electoral divisions
S14 Bev & Mike McAulay [PDF 117 KB] Division boundaries Flynn and Hinkler
S15 Bob Richardson [PDF 3.4 MB] Division names and division boundaries Blair, Capricornia, Dawson, Dickson, Fairfax, Fisher, Flynn, Groom, Herbert, Hinkler, Kennedy, Leichhardt, Longman, Maranoa, Wide Bay and Wright
S16 Liberal National Party [PDF 12.1 MB] Division boundaries All Queensland electoral divisions
S17 Jason Bartels [PDF 143 KB] Division boundaries Flynn and Hinkler
S18 Hon Bob Katter MP [PDF 679 KB] Division boundaries Dawson, Kennedy and Leichhardt
S19 Queensland Greens [PDF 13.6 MB] Division names and division boundaries All Queensland electoral divisions
S20 Sean Leader [PDF 4.6 MB] Division boundaries Fadden, Forde, McPherson, Moncrieff, Rankin and Wright
S21 Mark Yore [PDF 8.5 MB] Division names and division boundaries All Queensland electoral divisions
S22 Australian Labor Party [PDF 4.8 MB] Division boundaries Blair, Bonner, Bowman, Brisbane, Capricornia, Dawson, Dickson, Fadden, Fairfax, Fisher, Flynn, Forde, Griffith, Herbert, Hinkler, Kennedy, Leichhardt, Lilley, Longman, McPherson, Moncrieff, Moreton, Oxley, Rankin, Ryan, Wide Bay and Wright
S23 Dean Ashley [PDF 3.9 MB] Division boundaries All Queensland electoral divisions
S24 Jane McNamara [PDF 97 KB] Division boundaries Herbert, Kennedy, Maranoa
S25 Pirate Party Australia [PDF 2.2 MB] Division boundaries All Queensland electoral divisions

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