Voting in the Seat of Melbourne: Adam Bandt MP, returned

Congratulations to Adam Bandt, and his hard-working team, on being returned to parliament by the majority vote in the seat of Melbourne. The Kensington Association Meet the Candidates event the week before the election was a popular exercise in democracy. As you may have seen in the Flemington Kensington News, we attracted a good crowd, as usual. Does attending these events make a difference?  We think so. Here are the primary votes of those who came to our event: Kate Borland, … Continue reading

Meet the Candidates – Wednesday 28th August – 7:00pm.

This is your chance to ask our local candidates what they see as infrastructure priorities –  more tollways or public transport? Would they support federal funding of the East West link – despite experts calling it a folly and the burden it would be for taxpayers? Minority candidates need to take a stand on the tollway that would march across our suburb. Major party candidates need to paint a seriously considered picture of what they see as transport priorities for … Continue reading