How Townsville Voted On Same Sex Marriage
Here's the local results!
The Same Sex Marriage Survey results are out, and in the Herbert Electorate it was a strong YES!!
As a whole Australia voted 61.6% in favour for SSM, and the stats were positive in Townsville also.
Locally 62.8% or 48,110 supported Marriage Equality.
The 'No' vote represented 37.2% of voters.
Kennedy is the only electorate in the region have a 'NO' vote majority.
53.3% of voters there against marriage equality, 46.7% supporting the YES campaign.
For Dawson a majority also voted YES with 55.1%, with NO at 44.9%.