How do preferences work?

Let’s imagine there are three candidates contesting an election. It is  election night and the votes have been counted and are lying in piles on the table.  Alan has 9 votes, Brian has 8 votes , and Clive has seven votes in his pile. Each one … [Continue reading]

From the launch

I haven’t made a lot of ‘announcements’ during this campaign – the things that we need most desperately in this next Council are not projects here and there. nor ‘tough words’ and bluster.. we need leadership and a willingness to work together. … [Continue reading]

I have been listening!

Yeppoon foreshore/CBD development area needs a proper master plan  and a staged commitment to develop the plan. The CQNRL Stadium has to happen - but in the showgrounds precinct. It should not happen on Rockhampton High School grounds. We … [Continue reading]