Compulsory Voting

elections

My first ever vote as an Australian citizen was almost 3 years ago back in March 2012. That was for the ‘local’ Queensland elections, although let’s put local into perspective. You can fit seven UK’s into Queensland; it’s that sort of local. At that time, the Liberal National Party (LNP) quite literally thrashed the Australian [...]

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But not quite yet. Back in England, although I am not overly political, I at least knew who I liked and who I disliked politically, as well as which party I wanted to win come general election time. Here in Australia, I’m not so sure. In three weeks and three days from now, on August [...]