Election round-up


Glynis Barber won Bicton-Attadale-Alfred Cove with 48.34 per cent of the vote, and Margaret Sandford took Central Ward with 40.87 per cent.

In Palmyra-Melville-Willagee, Tomas Fitzgerald got 28.77 per cent of the vote to beat incumbent Patricia Phelan (21.85 per cent) in a tight race.

In Bateman-Kardinya-Murdoch, Duncan Macphail got 30.13 per cent, beating deputy mayor Tim Barling.

Nicholas Pazolli held onto Applecross-Mt Pleasant with a strong 64 per cent, and Matthew Woodall was re-elected in Bull Creek-Leeming.


East Fremantle had a quiet election with Cliff Collinson and Tony Natale winning the Plympton and Preston Point wards unopposed.

Richmond Ward was a two-way race, with Dean Nardi narrowly defeating Julie Amor by 35 votes.

Kerry Donovan won Woodside, fulfilling her pre-election promise of addressing the “gender imbalance” on East Freo.


In Central Ward, Tom Widenbar took recently retired Stephen Pratt’s seat, beating Georgina Tagliaferri by 133 votes.

West Ward’s eight-way battle ended with Phoebe Corke winning with 31.54 per cent of the vote, defeating incumbent of 12 years and deputy mayor Carol Reeve-Fowkes.

Lara Kirkwood and Chamonix Terblanche were re-elected to East Ward.

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