Candidate for Gellibrand
Jonathon is passionate about transport and taking care of the environment. He is a walking and cycling infrastructure advisor and has a particular interest in promoting peaceful resolution to conflicts.
Candidate for Higgins
Jason Ball is best known as the pioneering LGBTI advocate who in 2012 became the first Aussie Rules footballer at any level of the game to publicly come out as gay. Ball has became a national figurehead combatting homophobia in sport, and highlighting the impact of discrimination.
Candidate for Indi
Currently an elected councillor to Indigo Shire Council, Jenny works as a mental health professional in the primary health sector. A sixth generation Northeast Victorian and former small business owner, Jenny is well placed to comment on policy areas that impact on the well-being of rural people.
Candidate for Wannon
My early childhood was spent moving between towns throughout Western Victoria before settling in Warrnambool. I enjoy our beautiful coastal city and am passionate about protecting our agricultural land from fracking.
Candidate for Aston
I'm a Ferntree Gully local with a passion for peace and non-violence and justice issues. I have a diverse range of professional experiences and understand that by protecting our natural environment we can deliver a more prosperous, jobs rich economy.
Candidate for Ballarat
I'm a Ballarat local who grew up in Brown Hill. I care about our region and understand the need for strong action on climate change and a more compassionate attitude toward refugees. I believe in better educational outcomes for all.
Candidate for Batman
I’m a social worker and mother of two from Preston. I value our multiculturalism and generosity and want to represent our needs in Canberra. I will stand for improved health and education funding, action on climate, refugees, marriage equality, justice for Aboriginal people and fair industrial relations laws.
Candidate for Bendigo
I have enjoyed living in the Bendigo area for more than two decades and raised my children here. I'm a keen bushwalker and am concerned about the rapidly declining natural environment and further threat from climate change.
Candidate for Calwell
I live with my husband and young family in the northern suburbs, where I was born and bred. I enjoy the livability of our community and care about prosperous small business, the backbone of our economy.
Candidate for Cardinia Shire Council, Central Ward
Michael is a passionate local, who cares about the community he lives in. As an Emergency Nurse specialising in Paediatrics and having worked within the Cardinia Shire Council providing support to young people with a disability, Michael has a solid understanding of the support needs of families.
Candidate for Chisholm
I grew up in Mount Waverly and I'm passionate about social justice. I'm a PhD candidate at the University of Melbourne and a CEO in the non-profit sector.
Candidate for Corangamite
I'm a passionate local and grew up along the Victorian coasts. I care about creating an equal and sustainable future powered by clean energy and protecting the dynamic environment in our region.
Candidate for Darebin Council, Cazaly Ward
I'm a Preston local living with my partner and proud of my multicultural heritage. I care about making Darebin as fair and inclusive as it can be and will stand for open and transparent local government.
Candidate for Deakin
I've worked as a Youth Councillor, Student Council Representative, and volunteered within several community groups. I have a range of social justice passions and am committed to ensuring we provide equal opportunity for all.
Candidate for Dunkley
Jeanette is an environmentalist, scientist and teacher. She is inspired by people-run campaigns that focus on local communities, rather than vested interests far away. As a long-term resident of Frankston, she shares these values with many in the electorate of Dunkley.
Candidate for Flinders
I'm a passionate local determined to ensure the promotion of status of women in our society. I understand the concerns of the community and will stand for better public transport, further education and training facilities and better health funding.
Candidate for Gippsland
I'm a fourth generation farmer from Gippsland who previously served as a councillor for Wellington Shire. I care about sustainable agriculture and development and I now run a successful bio-dynamic farm producing free-range eggs for the Melbourne Market.
Candidate for Goldstein
I enjoy living locally with my partner and I care about our community. I fear for our region without swift action on climate change and opposition of the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiated in secret by our local MP, and I'm committed to equal opportunities for women.
Candidate for Holt
I'm local to the Langwarrin community, just outside of Frankston. I'm strongly environmentally minded and will stand for the development of sustainable infrastructure that will provide a better standard of living in the community.
Candidate for Hotham
I enjoy living in Melbourne's South-East and working in education to support students with disabilities. I'm active within my local Baptist church and believe our society should serve the needs of people, not corporations.
Candidate for Isaacs
I am a keen advocate within our local area and see the daily struggles the community faces. I care about finding real solutions to issues of housing affordability, climate change and environmental protection.
Candidate for Jagajaga
Hugh is committed to doing what is right to ensure that the environment we hand down to future generations is sustainable, and to work for social and economic justice for all sectors of Australian society.
Candidate for La Trobe
For the last 12 years, I've lived in and around La Trobe and am passionate about our community. I have a professional history in the IT and finance sectors, and am a committed advocate for gambling law reform.
Candidate for Lalor
I grew up in the west, where I am now raising my young family with my partner. I care about people and am committed to challenging the government to provide the infrastructure our community needs.
Candidate for Mallee
I grew up in the area and, after living and working around the country, returned to settle in Mildura where I established an award-winning events management business and raised two children. I'm passionate about youth, Indigenous rights and building a sustainable future.
Candidate for Maribyrnong
I'm a highly qualified human rights advocate with extensive expertise in areas such as human rights reporting and teaching, policy, research and campaigning and refugee trauma counselling. I'm a founding director of Remedy Australia and will be a steadfast voice for dignity, equality, justice and rights.
Candidate for McEwen
I have lived on my Romsey farm for over 20 years and have worked in the Australian Grains Industry for much of my life. I value our community, and understand the importance of protecting our profitable and sustainable agricultural businesses.
Candidate for McMillan
I grew up in South Gippsland where I now reside with my young family. I fear for the future of this incredible place, under threat from coal seam gas and coal mining and lacking support for crucial local services funding.
Candidate for Melbourne Ports
Stephanie is an environmental justice campaigner and lawyer with experience in commercial and public interest law.
Candidate for Menzies
I have lived in the area my entire life and currently reside in Doncaster East. I am passionate about our region and understand the unique issues faced by local communities.
Candidate for Scullin
I'm a mother and small business owner in Melbourne's north. I'm a horticulturalist by trade and a passionate social justice activist. I'll be an unwavering voice for compassion in the community.
Candidate for Wills
I have been a councillor for Moreland City since 2012, and became mayor in 2015. During this time I have held the portfolio areas of social development, social diversity, reconciliation and youth, and I currently chair the reconciliation and disability advisory committees.
MP for Melbourne
I'm standing up for what matters and I helped deliver Denticare and the Clean Energy Act for Australia.
Senator for Victoria
Leader of the Australian Greens and former GP, Richard's portfolios include Prime Minister & Cabinet, Health, Sport and Multiculturalism.