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Labor candidate Diane Beamer campaigns in Penrith

Beamer promises $10m shelter in Penrith

May 17, 2019

  Labor’s  Diane Beamer promised a $10million shelter at Kingswood TAFE to curb homelessness...

Western Australia Party candidate for Stirling, Elizabeth Re

Fighting for WA’s fair share

May 17, 2019

The Western Australia Party may be a relative newcomer to the political scene, but candidate Elizabeth Re hopes a push for changes to WA’s GST share will help win the marginal seat of Stirling.

Pauline Hanson's One Nation candidate for Stirling, Angus Young.

Education and safety on agenda for Angus Young

May 17, 2019

riven by a passion for safety and security, and hopes of creating a new education centre, Angus Young is running in the upcoming federal election as Pauline Hanson’s One Nation’s candidate for Stirling.

Election campaign in Springwood NSW

Australia needs an educated vote

May 16, 2019

  The lack of interest in Australian politics and political issues by young adults who have been...

Ben and Jerry's push for Youth Vote and Climate Action at Western Sydney University

Ben & Jerry’s campaign for Youth Vote and Climate Action

May 16, 2019

The urge for action against climate change is reaching new levels, as the Australian Youth Climate Coalition...

An example meme from the ‘Australian Green Memes for Actually Progressive Teens’

Comedic Warfare: The Battle for Young Voters

May 16, 2019

  Could witty puns, comedic nuances and photoshopped images decide the federal election? Behind...

Mount Lawley Senior High School was given $4 million from the WA State government to upgrade their specialist facilities and build new classrooms.

Public schools left out by Federal promises: WASSEA

May 16, 2019

A surge in the number of Catholic and independent schools on the back of increased Federal funding is “fracturing our society”, according to Western Australian Secondary Schools Executives Association president Armand0 Giglia.

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.

Vote 1 Damo! It’s all about leadership in the U19s. Politics? Not so much …

Vote 1 Damo! It’s all about leadership in the U19s. Politics? Not so much …

May 15, 2019

There’s a lot of talk about the explosion in the youth vote and what it will mean at the ballot box. But for some first-time voters, Canberra is a distraction from the main game.

The Big Issues Are What Matter to Geoff Russell

University of Adelaide, Hannah Munro

May 15, 2019

The Animal Justice Party if thinking big in its push for Boothby

Candidates for Boothby in the 2019 Federal Election

Boothby Electorate Profile: Bush, Burbs And The Beach

May 15, 2019

The race for Boothby may be one of the closest of the election.

‘Get in there and shake them up’ – Peter Salerno Wants To Bring Change To Boothby

University of Adelaide, Michelle Stoddart

May 15, 2019

The UAP candidate for Boothby wants to shake things up in the marginal seat.

University student journalism from Australia, NZ and the Pacific.
Federal Election 2019