I recently put myself forward as a candidate for these elections. You can see my statement here. I received around 100 votes, around 0.5%. Not so many, but it was better than the 0.3% that the Democratic Labor Party made in Central Ward last election, and I think compares reasonably well to the 1.3% I received at the Federal election, when I was an endorsed Pirate Party candidate.
09/21/2017 - 15:50
08/21/2017 - 10:52
This is my latest adventure - standing for election as councillor, trying to do some good, and learn more about how the world works.
06/27/2016 - 11:03
The their June 15th issue, the Northern District Times were kind enough to cover my candidacy, and the image with this article is an extract.
Writing a letter to the editor in the June 22nd issue, Jason Bolster writes :
01/11/2014 - 17:07
I wonder about the past, I wonder about the different society, the different people, and the different economy - it prompts a brief look at some of the industrial history around Ryde, and the prominent sight of the "Halmeg" plant.