Tag: Federal election 2022

  • We emailed the main candidates in UNSW’s electorate to see who replied

    We emailed the main candidates in UNSW’s electorate to see who replied

    Tharunka sent questions about climate change, cost of living and support for university students to the main candidates in UNSW’s electorate. Here’s what they said.  The electorate of Kingsford-Smith covers UNSW, with candidates from Liberals, Labor, The Greens and The United Australia Party vying for control of the seat. Only two parties responded to our…

  • The only how to vote card you need!

    The only how to vote card you need!

    By Emily O’Brien First time voting? We explain how the preferential voting system works and break down the difference between the House of Representatives and the Senate! Death and Taxes, the two unavoidable things in life. Well if you’re an Australian citizen there’s a third; voting, which is FAR more enjoyable.  Any Australian citizen older…

  • Feel like you don’t know anything about the policies of the major parties this election? Read this  

    Feel like you don’t know anything about the policies of the major parties this election? Read this  

    By Jack Nivison As the Australian Federal Election looms and the news cycle reaches a fever pitch, Tharunka tracks the key promises of the major parties for young voters.   The Coalition (The Liberal Party and the Nationals)  The LNP Coalition make up the current Australian Federal Government and is led by Prime Minister Scott…

  • Let Albo be Albo

    Let Albo be Albo

    By Alejo Pintos-Lopez The media is still hitting his small target, and Labor’s concealment of its bold, authentic vision is turning away voters, particularly the youth. Will the real Anthony “Fighting Tories” Albanese please, finally, stand up? Interior, day. Anthony Albanese, PM-in-waiting, meets with Labor strategists and communications personnel. The mood is clear: they’ve been…