Major ‘Moogy’ Sumner to challenge Downer and Sharkie in SA seat of Mayo

Major ‘Moogy’ Sumner to challenge Downer and Sharkie in SA seat of Mayo

Posted May 18, 2018 07:29:49 Photo: Ngarrindjeri elder Major Sumner has long historic ties to the seat of Mayo. (ABC News: Isadora Bogle) The Greens have likened the upcoming by-election in the South Australian seat of Mayo to “groundhog day”, saying it will again be fought over the River Murray, …

Georgina Downer endorsed as Liberal candidate for Mayo ahead of by-election

Georgina Downer endorsed as Liberal candidate for Mayo ahead of by-election

Updated May 14, 2018 20:56:23 Georgina Downer, the daughter of one-time Liberal leader and foreign minister Alexander Downer, has been endorsed unopposed as the party’s candidate for the upcoming Mayo federal by-election. Ms Downer confirmed she was seeking preselection last week, after the incumbent, Rebekha Sharkie, announced her resignation. Ms …

Georgina Downer to seek Liberal preselection for federal seat of Mayo

Georgina Downer to seek Liberal preselection for federal seat of Mayo

Posted May 11, 2018 19:53:01 Georgina Downer, the daughter of one-time Liberal leader and foreign minister Alexander Downer, has confirmed via a tweet that she will seek preselection for the Adelaide Hills federal seat of Mayo. “As someone who grew up and spent the first two decades of her life …

The battle for Mayo. Adelaide Hills voters are about to get another taste of election season

The battle for Mayo. Adelaide Hills voters are about to get another taste of election season

Posted May 10, 2018 08:39:16 This week the Australian Electoral Commission formally began the process to transform the now figurehead-less ‘Nick Xenophon Team’ into the rather more loosely defined ‘Centre Alliance’. The renamed party is seeking to brand itself with a new logo — two concentric circles, apparently representing a …