The Junction

Election 2019


Bird’s fifth-generation dedication to the Illawarra tipped to continue in Cunningham

May 16, 2019

It's one of the safest Labor seats in the country, with candidate and long-time incumbent Sharon Bird again bringing history and connection to her Wollongong campaign.

Gilmore candidates fire-up in heated ABC forum in dying days of campaign

May 14, 2019

There were no holds barred at a candidates forum in Gilmore overnight, with plenty of fire from the floor and at the table.

McCallum says Greens’ push about future of Gilmore

McCallum says Greens’ push about future of Gilmore

May 10, 2019

A life-long affinity with the natural environment is driving Carmel McCallum, the Greens' candidate for the marginal seat of Gilmore.

Voters keen to have early say in Gilmore

May 6, 2019

The rush is on to vote early in the marginal seat of Gilmore.

Candiate Profiles: Gilmore

Candiate Profiles: Gilmore

April 15, 2019

Gilmore is an Australian electoral division in the state of New South Wales. The division was created in 1984 and is named after Dame Mary Gilmore, the poet and author. It covers the entirety of the City of Shoalhaven and Kiama LGA, and northern parts of the Eurobodalla council area.

Gilmore: The Issues

Gilmore: The Issues

April 15, 2019

The looming federal election has shone a light on issues in the electorate of Gilmore.Liberal candidate Warren Mundine and Nationals candidate Katrina Hodgkinson say upgrades to the Princes Highway are needed. 

Former ALP stronghold on a knife edge

Former ALP stronghold on a knife edge

April 9, 2019

After winning the seat 43 times in a row, Labor is now under intense pressure from the Greens in Macnamara.

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Election 2019