Journalism students across Australia collaborated in an immense project to cover the weekend’s federal election.
Marks’ heart is in the region and he believes in the potential of regional Australia.
Some old Labor hands have been recalling this week the appearances of Bill Shorten during the 2006 Beaconsfield mining rescue, that brought the then union leader and political aspirant to the nation’s attention.
Forty-one year old Shaun Damous’ late grandfather Luigi Damous was a Macedonian immigrant who grew up on High St in Northcote and lived there all his life, after immigrating to Australia in 1949.
The Vincent Drive Respite Centre in South Morang managed by Scope Australia may close for eleven days. Staff will be left without pay and carers without respite after the NDIS failed to fund the centre.
At the May 18 federal election, voters in every electorate of Australia’s House of Representatives will have a choice of multiple candidates. Preferential voting means that we rank candidates in the order that we prefer them.
The order of candidates on the ballot paper for Indi was decided at a draw held by the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC).
This election is acquiring quite a few back-to-the-future touches. There’s John Howard, in robust campaign mode.
The Australian Electoral Commission has commenced publishing the list of candidates for the 18 May federal election. This is the ballot order for the north-east Victorian seat of Indi.
It’s the first federal election where those born during 2000 “Millennials” can enrol to vote. Over 400,000 18-19-year-olds have enrolled to vote.