Event: 2002 Victorian State Election (30 November 2002)

From
30 November 2002
To
30 November 2002
Topics
Elections

Summary

Elections were held in the Australian state of Victoria on Saturday 30 November 2002 to elect the 88 members of the state's Legislative Assembly and 22 members of the 44-member Legislative Council.

The incumbent Labor government of Premier Steve Bracks was returned for a second term in a landslide result that saw the Liberal opposition, led by Robert Doyle, reduced to 17 seats. The Nationals (who renamed themselves the 'VicNats' after breaking off their Coalition with the Liberals) retained the 7 seats they held from the 1999 election.