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Geelong Candidates


Independent: Darryn Lyons

Independent: Darryn Lyons

November 6, 2018

Darryn Lyons is best known in Geelong as the mohawked mayor. His flamboyant style saw him win the mayoral vote in 2013, but three years later he and fellow councillors were sacked.

Independent: Gottfried Wolf

Independent: Gottfried Wolf

November 6, 2018

Gottfried 'Goff' Wolf, a retired Shell worker, wants to see the return of capital punishment.

Animal Justice: Jacki Jacka

Animal Justice: Jacki Jacka

November 6, 2018

Jacki Jacka has worked as a nurse and is passionate about helping animals.

Victorian Socialists: Sarah Hathway

Victorian Socialists: Sarah Hathway

November 6, 2018

Sarah Hathway played a lead role in the local campaign for marriage equality through her involvement with Geelong Rainbow Inc and Say Yes Geelong groups.

Liberals: Freya Fidge

Liberals: Freya Fidge

September 10, 2018

Freya Fidge's family has a long history in local government - both her father and grandfather have been mayors of Geelong.

Labor: Christine Couzens

Labor: Christine Couzens

September 10, 2018

Christine Couzens has previously worked as an electorate officer for former Member for Geelong Ian Trezise, as a community law advisor and as a community development officer.

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