Podcast #32 – The Australian Election Study

Ben is joined by the ANU's Jill Sheppard to discuss the Australian Election Study: the process and some of the findings.AES 2019 election...

Podcast #31 – Introduction to Brisbane City Council

This episode is all about the March 2020 election for Brisbane City Council, the most populous council in Australia. Ben is joined by Alexis...

Guide to Brisbane City Council 2020 – now up

I have just finished my first full seat guide since the federal election, and it covers the Brisbane City Council election, due on March...

Australian Election Study released

The results of the Australian Election Study was released yesterday morning with a great deal of information about how and why Australians voted at...

Podcast #30 – can our voting system really be “fair”?

Ben is joined by Peter Brent and Stewart Jackson to discuss whether it's ever possible for a single-member voting system to be "fair" in...

Podcast #29: Redistribution update

I'm joined by William Bowe from Poll Bludger to run through all of the electoral redistributions which have been conducted while we've all been...

Podcast #28: Polling after the federal election

This week I'm joined by Kevin Bonham to discuss the failure of Australian polls at the 2019 federal election and the limited improvements in...

You can’t just legislate ‘fairness’ in our voting system

The South Australian Liberal government failed on Tuesday in its attempt to restore the "fairness clause" which used to apply to SA state redistributions....

New data – NSW 2019 election results

I've added a new dataset to my data repository. This dataset covers the entire results of the 2019 New South Wales state election.The dataset...

Brisbane City – final boundaries

The final ward boundaries for Brisbane City Council were released last Friday. These boundaries will apply for next March's council election.The changes from the...