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19 April, 2022

Chance for voters to meet candidates at lunches

CANDIDATES vying for the Federal seat of Kennedy will explain their platforms and talk about local issues at two luncheons aimed at allowing the public to find out more about those on the ballot paper prior to the 21 May election.

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A luncheon organised by Advance Cairns in conjunction with the three chambers of commerce in the southern Tablelands will be held this Wednesday, featuring all five candidates – incumbent Bob Katter, Labor’s Jason Brandon, LNP’s Bryce Macdonald, United Australia Party’s Peter Campion and the Greens’ Jennifer Cox. 

Mareeba Chamber of Commerce will host its Federal election candidate debate at the Mareeba Soccer Club on Thursday 28 April from 12 noon. 

Anyone who wishes to attend should email to

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