Weak Liberal vote in Kambah influential in southern ACT's election results

Doug Dingwall
By Doug Dingwall
Updated October 18 2020 - 7:52pm, first published 4:00pm
Canberra Liberals Brindabella candidate Andrew Wall. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Weak results in Kambah and Curtin's polling places drove the Liberals' disappointing showing in two electorates the party was hoping would propel it to victory on Saturday.


Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on

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