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Sun, senate and snags on the Gold CoastElection Day Coverage

Sun, senate and snags on the Gold Coast

Jul 02, 2016 Those waiting in long lines at the Mudgeeraba State School polling station at least got to enjoy a bit of winter sunshine.
McPherson
Matthew Dower
Edith Cowan University
Western Australians (and friends) head to polling boothsElection Day Coverage

Western Australians (and friends) head to polling booths

Jul 02, 2016 Voting is now in full swing in Western Australia - two hours behind the eastern states.
Tom Engelhardt
University of South Australia
Citizenship without the sizzleElection Day Coverage

Citizenship without the sizzle

Jul 02, 2016 No queues, no sausage sizzle and just one volunteer handing out how-to-vote cards is the voting experience for one Australian student in Malaysia
Emily Tierney
James Cook University
A bright start in LeichhardtElection Day Coverage

A bright start in Leichhardt

Jul 02, 2016 Colours, balloons, candidate signs, volunteers, and voting leaflets were all being used to sway voters in Cairns.
Leichhardt
Emily Oswin
University of the Sunshine Coast
Howarth hopeful of holding marginal PetrieElection Day Coverage

Howarth hopeful of holding marginal Petrie

Jul 02, 2016 Luke Howarth holds the seat on a margin of just 0.5%. He is nervously confident
Petrie
Michael Wright
Western Sydney University
PM makes surprise visit to ParramattaElection Day Coverage

PM makes surprise visit to Parramatta

Jul 02, 2016 Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull and his wife Lucy joined lunchtime voters in the marginal western Sydney seat of Parramatta
Parramatta
Emily Oswin
Participating Universities
Plenty of choice in Brisbane and RyanElection Day Coverage

Plenty of choice in Brisbane and Ryan

Jul 02, 2016 Although packed with volunteers, the only sight of local candidates in Rosalie was on the fence.
Brisbane and 1 more...
Oliver Jacques
University of Technology Sydney
Grilled halloumi for Greens in NewtownElection Day Coverage

Grilled halloumi for Greens in Newtown

Jul 02, 2016 The culinary offerings at a Newtown primary school hint at a strong vote for The Greens
Sydney
Christiane Barro
Monash University
More choice in Chisholm and MenziesElection Day Coverage

More choice in Chisholm and Menzies

Jul 02, 2016 The winter chill is not deterring candidates jostling for last-minute votes
Chisholm and 1 more...
Nicole Hegarty
University of the Sunshine Coast
Fairfax flocks to vote for Palmer's replacementElection Day Coverage

Fairfax flocks to vote for Palmer's replacement

Jul 02, 2016 Sunshine Coast residents make up their minds in Buderim - but only after they find a car park.
Fairfax
Patrick Mullins
University of Canberra
Election day traditions in new electorateElection Day Coverage

Election day traditions in new electorate

Jul 02, 2016 It may have changed name from Fraser to Fenner but it was a typical election morning in the ACT electorate.
Fenner
Gary-Jon Lysaght
University of Newcastle
Hunting for votesElection Day Coverage

Hunting for votes

Jul 02, 2016 In the rural town of Muswellbrook, constituents were up bright and early to cast their vote in the seat of Hunter, held by Shadow Agriculture minister Joel Fitzgibbon
Hunter