Lynden Ward

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Lynden
Ward
Council Boroondara
Created 1996
Councillor Lisa Hollingsworth
Namesake Lynden Park, possibly named for Linden tree[1]
Electors 11,754 (2020)[2]
Area 5.70 km2



Lynden Ward is a Victorian Electoral Commission electoral division in the City of Boroondara.[3] The ward was proclaimed at the time of Boroondara's return to democratic government in 1996 and covers parts of Camberwell, Glen Iris and Canterbury.

Councillors

1996—2020
Member Party Term
  Lisa Hollingsworth Independent 2016—present
  Heinz Kreutz Independent 2002—2016
  Ian Wallace Independent 1996—2002

Electoral results

Boroondara council election, 2016: Lynden[4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Liberal Ian Quick[5] 2,981 30.78 -10.78
Greens Harry Hook[6] 1,881 19.42 +19.42
Liberal Sue Leidler[7] 2,188 22.59 +22.59
Independent Lisa Hollingsworth 2,634 27.20 +27.20
Total formal votes 9,684 97.35 +0.64
Informal votes 264 2.65 -0.64
Turnout 9,948 78.27 +2.39
Two-party-preferred result
Liberal Ian Quick 4,501 46.48 +4.92
Independent Lisa Hollingsworth 5,183 53.52 +53.52


References

  1. City of Boroondara. 'History of Ward Names'. https://www.boroondara.vic.gov.au/our-city/history/ward-names, accessed: 21 February 2017
  2. Victorian Electoral Commission. Boroondara City Council election results 2020. November 2020. https://www.vec.vic.gov.au/results/2020-council-election-results/boroondara-city-council, accessed: 5 February 2021
  3. Victorian Electoral Commission. Boroondara City Council profile. https://www.vec.vic.gov.au/ElectoralBoundaries/boroondaraprofile.html, accessed: 15 January 2017
  4. Victorian Electoral Commission. Boroondara City Council 2016 Election. http://web.archive.org/web/20160823002210/https://www.vec.vic.gov.au/BoroondaraElection/, accessed: 23 August 2016 (Archived from the original)
  5. Burwood Liberals. Latest News. 14 April 2016. http://web.archive.org/web/20161112033032/http://www.burwoodliberals.org/latest-news, accessed: 12 November 2016 (Archived from the original)
  6. Victorian Greens. Our Local Council Candidates. 18 October 2016. http://web.archive.org/web/20161018124832/http://greens.org.au/candidates/vic/local, accessed: 12 November 2016 (Archived from the original)
  7. Boroondara Residents Action Group. Results for Survey of Candidates for Council 2016. 11 October 2016. http://web.archive.org/web/20161106011830/http://www.marvellousmelbourne.org.au/moodle/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=239, accessed: 6 November 2016


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