Elections > Queensland Election 2006 > Seats
* BOYLE, Desley - ALP WINNER
MANSFIELD, Michael - IND
NOWAKOWSKI, Steven - GRN
RICHARDSON, Wendy - LP
SANDERCOCK, Peter - IND
Cairns, the second seat based on this far north Queensland city, includes the bulk of the city's urban area. It extends from North Cairns and Whitfield through the CBD, Parramatta and Balaclava to Woree and Bayview Gardens in the south.
Labor held Cairns for the bulk of the 20th century. Its current member, Desley Boyle, was elected in 1998 with a 15 percent margin. Her current marign is 3.9 percent.
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