RSVP Meet & Greet + Practice Voting

Don’t forget to RSVP to our Candidate Meet and Greet or the Practice Voting session, both on this Sunday afternoon.  Voting is tough- come along and meet the candidates so you know them personally and can make your vote count!  Mum or Dad, or Husband or Wife not confident voters?  Get them to come Practice Voting!

Please read below for information about the events and how to RSVP for them- thanks to those of you who have already RSVP’d.

Practice voting for new citizens and those lacking confidence

Sunday 19th June 2016, 1.00pm – 2.00pm

This event is designed to give new citizens or people using English as a second language the skills they need to confidently vote in elections & make sure their vote counts.

First time voters and voters who are not confident in the ballot process are encouraged to attend the event. All welcome!

Time: 1.00pm – 2.00pm
Where: St Mary of the Cross Mackillop Primary School
47 Farmhouse Boulevard, Epping North

Please let us know if you need an interpreter when you RSVP

RSVP: preferable by 5pm Friday 17th June to to

http://practice-voting-2016.eventzilla.net/

Confused by new Senate voting rules?  Never voted before and feel nervous?  This event is designed to give people the skills they need to confidently vote in elections and make sure their vote counts.

Presented by Cara Horner from the ACA, the session will cover information about the levels of government in Australia, and how to complete the ballot papers for both the House of Representatives and the Senate.  Attendees will be able to complete sample ballot papers.

Attendees will be able to participate in a mock vote and complete sample ballot papers

First time voters and voters who are not confident in the ballot process are encouraged to attend the event.  All welcome!

Candidate Meet & Greet

Sunday 19th June 2016, 2.30pm – 4.30pm

This event is designed to let voters meet candidates for the federal seat of Scullin and find out more about them and how they plan to work for constituents if they are elected.

Time: 2.30pm – 4.30pm
Where: St Mary of the Cross Mackillop Primary
47 Farmhouse Boulevard, Epping North

RSVP: preferable by 5pm Friday 17th June to http://scullin-meeting-2016.eventzilla.net/

Each candidate will be given 5 minutes to tell the audience about themselves and more importantly about their election platforms.  After each candidate has spoken, a panel discussion will then be held where audience members can ask the candidate panel or particular candidates questions.  There will also be time for informal mingling/ discussions at the start and end of the event.

Andrew Giles (Labor),  Rose Ljubicic (The Greens) and John Matlen (Animal Justice Party)  have all confirmed their attendance so far.  All candidates for the state seat of Scullin have been invited to attend this event.

We hope to see you then.

Candidates from 2013 Federal election seat of Scullin with then ACA President Toni-Marie Wuelfert.

Candidates from 2013 Federal election seat of Scullin with then ACA President Toni-Marie Wuelfert.

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