Elections > Queensland Election 2006 > Seats
BATES, Ros - LP
PEAD, Gary - GRN
* REILLY, Dianne - ALP WINNER
TAYLER, James - FFP
Mudgeeraba, a Gold Coast hinterland seat, was created in the 1999 redistribution. It extends from Nerang in the north through Gilston, Mudgeeraba and the Numinbah Valley to the New South Wales border.
Upon its creation, Mudgeeraba was regarded as a safe Liberal seat. However, their candidate, Nerang MLA, Ray Connor, suffered a swing of nearly 19 percent against him and the seat fell to Labor. The ALP's Dianne Reilly received 56.8 percent of the vote after preferences.
Last election that declined to 51.9 percent.
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