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We’re targeting 10 key electorates in the upcoming Federal election

These electorates were chosen to reflect aspects of Australia’s diversity, using the criteria of marginality, location, incumbency, Internet penetration, and demographic diversity.

We believe this is the world’s first social media “intervention” of its kind.

A team of University of Melbourne researchers, led by the Centre for Advancing Journalism and supported by the Melbourne Social Equity Institute, will use this exercise to learn more about how social media affect civic engagement and inform the way journalists report politics. Learn more


Sign up. Find your electorate.

Post and vote for the questions you want your federal candidate to answer. Share your question with your networks and help change the face of Australian politics.

Tip: If your electorate isn’t here, don’t worry, join in a national forum or wrangle your candidates.

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We're currently running Citizens' Agenda forums in 10 Australian electorates. It looks like you don't live in any of them. Get involved in a national forum or tell us who you'd like to see on OurSay next.