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Same-sex marriage referendum: the final tally

The count ended just before 4am today, with the No campaign scoring a resounding success despite fewer than 50 per cent of the electorate making an appearance at the polls.

The final numbers are:

Same-sex marriage

NO 14,192

YES 6,514

Same-sex civil unions

NO 13,003

YES 7,626

Total vote count percentage

46.89 (50 per cent required for a officially valid referendum)

Voters arrive at Dellwood Middle School polling station today (Photograph by Blaire Simmons)

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Published June 23, 2016 at 11:02 pm (Updated June 24, 2016 at 9:33 am)

Same-sex marriage referendum: the final tally

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