Nsw Election

A rise in minor parties and independent candidates: what it means in NSW state election 2023

Lucinda Garbutt-Young
Updated March 10 2023 - 12:45pm, first published March 9 2023 - 6:30am
One Nation candidates meet in the Hunter. Picture by Jonathan Carroll

Primary votes for Australia's two major political parties are decreasing and minor parties and independents are taking the share, experts say.

Lucinda Garbutt-Young

Lucinda Garbutt-Young is a journalist at the Newcastle Herald covering general news. Prior to this, she worked in communications and reported for several community media organisations across Sydney. Do you have a story? Email Lucinda at l.garbutt-young@newcastleherald.com.au