Nationals defy Coalition bloodbath and hold all seats

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated May 22 2022 - 9:29pm, first published May 21 2022 - 4:47pm

The Nationals have avoided the bloodbath voters inflicted on the Liberals and are likely to retain all 16 of their electorates, but the party's hopes of picking up new seats have been dashed.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at

Get the latest Tamworth news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.