Bendigo West

Posted by Vote Climate One Team on October 11, 2022 7:25 am
GREEN LIGHT CANDIDATES
MAXWELL, Victoria
2022-11-01 16:38:48
Running
NUSKE, Marilyn
2022-11-09 10:35:50
Running
SEARLE, James
2022-11-01 16:19:22
Running
Green light candidates have been rigorously assessed as absolutely committed to real action on the climate emergency. Number these first when you vote.
ORANGE LIGHT CANDIDATE
EDWARDS, Maree
2022-11-01 15:57:33
Incumbent
Orange light candidates are preferable to red but have some question marks over their climate policy or party voting record. When you vote, number them after the green light candidates.
RED LIGHT CANDIDATES
BANSEMER, Matt
2022-11-01 16:43:17
Running
PRICE, Ken
2022-11-01 16:03:42
Running
SERPELL, Steve
2022-11-09 10:17:28
Running
TAYLOR, Wayne
2022-11-09 10:08:26
Running
WOOLLEY, Richard James
2022-11-08 17:31:30
Running
Red light candidates are a dangerous choice if Australians want real action on the climate emergency. Number these after the green and orange candidates.

Bendigo West & Northern Victoria Region Voting Guide

1. Research the options

Click on a candidate or party name to find out more information about them. We have included web site links and additional information about our Green Light parties and candidates.

The information here shows candidates and parties grouped first by traffic light, then listed in alphabetical order.

We are party neutral. Positioning in the list does not infer any candidate or party is superior or inferior to another within each group.

2. Record your choices

Our How-to-Vote Guide lists candidates running for both the electorate of Bendigo West (Lower House). In addition, it details voting instructions for the Northern Victoria Region (Upper House); all printable onto A4 paper.

  • Research candidates and parties
  • Download, then print the guide and sample Upper House ballot paper at home
  • Record your choices
  • Take it with you to the polling booth
  • Northern Victoria Region (Upper House)

    Bendigo West falls within the Northern Victoria Region in regard to voting in the upper house (The Legislative Council) for Victoria.

    Above the line voting in Victoria means you run the risk of supporting back room preference deals which will not help elect candidates committed to climate action. Read more...
    If you intend to VOTE ABOVE THE LINE
    • Enter the numeral 1 in only one box on the Upper House ballot paper
    • Do not number any other boxes
    • See our recommendation for which box to mark with the numeral 1 in the guide. We have selected the party which has distributed its preferences to best favour climate action
    BELOW THE LINE VOTING (Strongly Recommended)
    • Number Green Light candidates (party and independent) first in your order of preference
    • Number Orange Light candidates next
    • Number Red Light candidates last or do not number them at all. We can help you rank them HERE.

    Our Traffic Light advice immediately below is only applicable to voting below the line.
    GREEN LIGHT OPTIONS
    Sitting Member
    Running
    Green light parties have been rigorously assessed as absolutely committed to real action on the climate emergency. Number these first when you vote below the line.
    ORANGE LIGHT OPTIONS
    Sitting Member
    Running
    Orange light parties are preferable to red but have some question marks over their climate policy or party voting record. When you vote below the line number them after the green light candidates.
    RED LIGHT OPTIONS
    Sitting Member
    Running
    Red light parties are a dangerous choice if you want real action on the climate emergency. Number these after the green and orange parties. Alternatively you can choose to not number them at all.

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