Electoral division of Drysdale

electoral division of the Northern Territory, Australia

Drysdale is an electoral division of the Northern Territory. It was created in 1997.

Drysdale
Northern TerritoryLegislative Assembly
Location of Drysdale in the Darwin/Palmerston area
TerritoryNorthern Territory
Created1997
MPEva Lawler
PartyLabor
NamesakeFred Drysdale
Electors5,828 (2020)
Area5 km2 (1.9 sq mi)
DemographicUrban
Electorates around Drysdale:
Spillett Spillett Spillett
Spillett Drysdale Brennan
Spillett Spillett Blain

Drysdale is in Palmerston.

Election results

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2020 Northern Territory general election: Drysdale[1][2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Labor Eva Lawler 1,648 42.2 +1.2
Country Liberal Leanne Butler 1,023 26.2 −8.3
Territory Alliance Fiona Lynch 533 13.6 +13.6
Ban Fracking Fix Crime Protect Water Lash Lisson 226 5.8 +5.8
Independent Danielle Eveleigh 211 5.4 +5.4
Independent Raj Samson 179 4.6 +4.6
Independent Brendan Killalea 85 2.2 +2.2
Total formal votes 3,905 95.0 N/A
Informal votes 204 5.0 N/A
Turnout 4,109 70.5 N/A
Two-party-preferred result
Labor Eva Lawler 2,263 58.0 +2.7
Country Liberal Leanne Butler 1,642 42.0 −2.7
Labor hold Swing +2.7

References

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  1. "Electorate summary: Drysdale". NTEC. Retrieved 4 September 2020.[permanent dead link]
  2. "Drysdale". ABC Elections. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Retrieved 7 September 2020.