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UPW 2018 Candidates


Geelong – Independent: Gottfried Wolf

Geelong – Independent: Gottfried Wolf

November 6, 2018

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

Burwood – Animal Justice: Amanda Beattie

Burwood – Animal Justice: Amanda Beattie

November 6, 2018

Amanda Beattie has had a passion for animal rights since she was young and has been a vegetarian since she was 15.

Geelong – Animal Justice: Jacki Jacka

Geelong – Animal Justice: Jacki Jacka

November 6, 2018

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

Geelong – Victorian Socialists: Sarah Hathway

Geelong – 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.

Bellarine – Victorian Socialists: Jackie Kriz

Bellarine – Victorian Socialists: Jackie Kriz

November 6, 2018

Jackie Kriz is a union leader and has rallied in Geelong over issues such as sexism and workers’ rights

Bundoora – Reason Party: Bryce Baker

Bundoora – Reason Party: Bryce Baker

November 5, 2018

Reason Party candidate Bryce Baker said innovation and job growth are key areas for his campaign for the seat of Bundoora.

Bundoora – Labor: Colin Brooks

Bundoora – Labor: Colin Brooks

November 5, 2018

Labor's Colin Brooks says he's placed a high emphasis on education since winning Bundoora at the 2006 election.

Tarneit – Liberals: Glenn Goodfellow

Tarneit – Liberals: Glenn Goodfellow

November 1, 2018

Glenn Goodfellow is getting ready for an uphill battle in Tarneit.

Hawthorn – Liberals: John Pesutto

Hawthorn – Liberals: John Pesutto

October 30, 2018

John Pesutto hopes he’ll have the “privilege of serving” a second term.

Mount Waverley – Labor: Matt Fregon

Mount Waverley – Labor: Matt Fregon

October 26, 2018

Labor's Mt Waverley candidate Matt Fregon says he decided to enter politics after he had kids.

Melbourne – Animal Justice Party: Lawrence Pope

October 25, 2018

Lawrence Pope was born in Diamond Valley in 1960 and graduated from La Trobe University and the Univ...

Melbourne – Labor: Jennifer Kanis

Melbourne – Labor: Jennifer Kanis

October 24, 2018

In her inaugural speech to the Victorian parliament, Jennifer Kanis said she believed a good governm...

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UPW 2018 Candidates