Louise Unwin


November 24, 2021

How Does Preferential Voting Work?

So, the preferential voting system, hey? The first inquiry of Independent candidates everywhere. But also, the people’s superpower and the cornerstone of our representative democracy. Who said preferential voting couldn’t be an engaging dinner party conversation?
November 24, 2021

Why I’m Running for the Seat of Hughes

A few years ago, I started waking up in the early hours of the morning, worrying. Worrying about my kids. Not about their current lives, but about their future. Worrying that it's only so long that they will continue to have the same opportunities that I had when I was growing up. That all the driving, coaching, cooking, will all be for nought.
November 24, 2021

More Women in Politics, Please!

When I launched my campaign for the Federal seat of Hughes I received so much support, so much feedback and so many questions. Including ... Why run? With everything we’ve seen in Federal politics this year, what are you thinking?