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Xinyi Lai
University of NSW
Labor's Mandarin pitch displeases some Chinese votersElection Day Coverage

Labor's Mandarin pitch displeases some Chinese voters

Jul 02, 2016 Campaign signs in Mandarin not everyone's cup of tea
Barton
Jacqueline Munro
University of Newcastle
Page voters out early in chilly CasinoElection Day Coverage

Page voters out early in chilly Casino

Jul 02, 2016 Recent battles over CSG and farming in the northern NSW electorate have likely contributed to an early voter turnout in Casino.
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Where the 'real' tradies liveElection Day Coverage

Where the 'real' tradies live

Jul 02, 2016 Long queues have been forming at booths in the working class Melbourne electorate of Batman.
Xinyi Lai
University of NSW
Banner “For Chinese-Australians, Vote For Labor”hangs on polling booth gate in BartonElection Day Coverage

Banner “For Chinese-Australians, Vote For Labor”hangs on polling booth gate in Barton

Jul 02, 2016 A Banner showing “For Chinese-Australians, Vote For Labor”in Chinese is hung on the gate of a Barton polling place in Hurstville.
Barton
 
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Voting returns to Old Parliament HouseElection Day Coverage

Voting returns to Old Parliament House

Jul 02, 2016 The political heartbeat of Old Parliament House is pulsing again today
 
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Albanese casts vote in AnnandaleElection Day Coverage

Albanese casts vote in Annandale

Jul 02, 2016 Labor heavyweight Anthony Albanese has cast his vote at Annandale in the inner Sydney seat of Grayndler
 
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Voting underway across AustraliaElection Day Coverage

Voting underway across Australia

Jul 02, 2016 UPW reporters are filing from across Australia. Here's a selection of some of the scenes of Election 2016.
 
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July 2 2016Election Day Coverage

July 2 2016

Jul 02, 2016 UniPollWatch continues its extensive 2016 federal election coverage with reports coming in from around the country throughout the day.
Vera Demertzis
University of NSW
The Silence of the Liberals

The Silence of the Liberals

Jul 01, 2016 Theories abound as to why Liberal MPs have been media shy at this election
Barton
Lucy Harrington
University of Canberra
Unhappy in the nappy valley: the NBN and Tuggeranong

Unhappy in the nappy valley: the NBN and Tuggeranong

Jul 01, 2016 The NBN is being rolled out across Australia. Why's Tuggeranong getting such a raw deal?
Canberra
Jessie Boyd
University of Canberra
Locking up our Indigenous future

Locking up our Indigenous future

Jul 01, 2016 Twenty-five years on from the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody, incarceration rates among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people have soared.
Canberra
Duo Li
University of NSW
Families join fight against fracking in Camden

Families join fight against fracking in Camden

Jun 30, 2016 Families living near coal seam gas mines in Sydney claim health problems
Macarthur