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Electoral district of Stretton

QueenslandLegislative Assembly
State Queensland
MP Freya Ostapovitch
Party Liberal National
Namesake Stretton

Stretton is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of Queensland.

The district is based in the southern suburbs of Brisbane. It is named for the suburb of Stretton and also includes the suburbs of Calamvale, Eight Mile Plains, Kuraby, Sunnybank Hills and Underwood. It was first contested at the 2001 state election.

Members for Stretton

Member Party Term
  Stephen Robertson Labor 2001–2012
  Freya Ostapovitch Liberal National 2012–present

Election results

Main article: Electoral results for the district of Stretton
Queensland state election, 2012: Stretton[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal National Freya Ostapovitch 13,000 46.85 +9.75
Labor Duncan Pegg 7,968 28.72 -24.86
Independent David Forde 5,259 18.95 +18.95
Greens Brian Sadler 1,521 5.48 -3.84
Total formal votes 27,748 97.57 -0.57
Informal votes 690 2.43 +2.43
Turnout 28,438 90.16 -0.62
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal National Freya Ostapovitch 14,239 59.55 +19.03
Labor Duncan Pegg 9,670 40.45 -19.03
Liberal National gain from Labor Swing +19.03


External links

  • Electorate Profile (Antony Green, ABC)
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