Tuesday, June 14, 2016


Thank you to everyone who signed my nomination form! I'm now officially a candidate!
 

My sister, niece and I spent Sunday morning (5th of June) with the Strathbogie Sustainable Forests group in the hills just out of Strathbogie learning about, and documenting, fungi. The group...

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

I'm not sure if it quite counts as swings and roundabouts, but yesterday I stood outside the IGA Express on Poplar Av. in Shepparton for ten hours and collected ten signatures - none of which matched the electoral roll. Today I stood outside Aldi in Mooroopna for just three hou...

Monday, May 16, 2016

I had a busy day today - I first visited Burton's IGA in Euroa and pencilled myself in to hand out flyers and canvass for signatures outside their premises on Thursday from approx. 3pm until close. Then I went to Food Works in Violet Town and booked in to do the same on Friday.
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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Leafleting is indeed a ridiculous looking word, but it is what I've spent much of today doing.

Last night I watched the Budget coverage at the Central Motor Inn in Yarrawonga and I started today walking the main street handing out leaflets. Nobody seemed up for a chat, not tha...

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

I received my first question via Social Media today from James (keep them coming!) He'd had a bit of a look at my website and was concerned as he hadn't seen anything addressing the Ice issue we're experiencing in the electorate, and that the drug was rotting the Shepparton com...

Sunday, April 17, 2016

 

I'm going to have to come up with more imaginative blog titles... Today my sister and I headed north, whilst - being a Sunday - most businesses were closed, any that weren't seemed to be doing a bustling trade, so I didn't want to interrupt anyone to ear-bash them about politi...

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Today I was asked by a friend and small business owner from Euroa how I became interested in politics and running for parliament. What was the key issue that triggered that interest and that decision? Whilst I gave a more expansive answer, it boils down to an extreme distain fo...

Thursday, April 7, 2016



The thing that strikes me whenever I visit Shepparton is the diversity of people and the lack of tension between races and religions. Sure, Shep has its social issues - issues which I hope to alleviate, but none of those seem to be race or religion based.

I was in town to p...

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