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SA By-Elections


A thread for discussion of a South Australian state by-election that has sadly fallen off my radar, thanks to the distraction of Queensland.

Davenport by-election thread

A thread for discussion of a South Australian state by-election that has sadly fallen off my radar, thanks to the distraction of Queensland.

Live coverage of the count for South Australia's Fisher by-election.<i>UPDATE: Which Labor has won by 23 votes at the final count.</i>

Fisher by-election live

Live coverage of the count for South Australia's Fisher by-election.UPDATE: Which Labor has won by 23 votes at the final count.

Tomorrow's by-election to pick a successor for the late independent veteran Bob Such offers the Liberals an opportunity to recover a seat it considers its own, but a new independent may yet thwart them.

Fisher by-election preview

Tomorrow's by-election to pick a successor for the late independent veteran Bob Such offers the Liberals an opportunity to recover a seat it considers its own, but a new independent may yet thwart them.

By-elections: Port Adelaide, Ramsay, Niddrie

I’ve been a bit lax on the by-election coverage front lately, so here’s a post for discussion of the forthcoming events, including tomorrow’s two South Australian by-elections which will as always be covered live on Poll Bludger tomorrow evening. All three are for safe (or reasonably safe) Labor seats and none will be contested by […]

Port Adelaide and Ramsay by-elections: February 11

Nominations closed today for South Australia’s Port Adelaide and Ramsay by-elections (UPDATE: Apologies – Antony Green points out nominations for Ramsay are in fact open for another week), which will be held on February 11 to fill the respective vacancies of Deputy Premier Kevin Foley and Premier Mike Rann. The Liberals are not fielding candidates […]

Essential Research: 54-46 to Coalition

Essential Research’s rolling fortnightly average continues to swing between 54-46 and 55-45, this week’s move of the pendulum being in Labor’s favour. Labor is up a point on the primary vote to 35 per cent, with the Coalition down one to 47 per cent and the Greens down one to 9 per cent. Also featured […]

Frome by-election live

ALP NAT LIB GRN ONP BROCK COUNT PRIMARY 5041 1267 7576 734 134 4557 19309 % 26.1% 6.6% 39.2% 3.8% 0.7% 23.6% 100.0% Swing -16.4% -7.6% 0.7% PORT PIRIE 2157 181 1344 129 29 2480 6320 % 34.1% 2.9% 21.3% 2.0% 0.5% 39.2% 100.0% Swing -23.5% -11.7% -0.8% REMAINDER 1368 735 4292 478 70 757 […]

Frome by-election (South Australia): January 17

This post will be progressively updated with news on the South Australian state by-election in Frome, to be held on January 17. January 16 One day to go: this site will be providing live coverage from shortly after the close of polls at 6pm local time tomorrow. Antony Green lays out the officially registered how-to-vote […]