Squiz’splains - Key Seats

Your shortcut to more than the headlines. Squiz’splains will take you a bit deeper into a variety of news topics. Fact-filled and a bit of fun, we're your shortcut to being informed.

Warringah (NSW)

So much attention. So much drama. The battle on Sydney’s Lower North Shore and Northern Beaches needs little introduction…

16 May 2019

Wentworth (NSW)

It was a seat that had all eyes on it in October last year after former PM Malcolm Turnbull called time on his political career after his ousting by the Liberal Party. And it’s a seat that will again draw a lot of interest on Sunday night. • This election will largely be a rerun […]

15 May 2019

Robertson (NSW)

With Eden-Monaro losing its bellwether status at the last election – Robertson is one to watch on election night to see if it’s an east coast predictor of the broader trend.

14 May 2019

Dunkley (VIC)

Another of the Coalition seats that’s on Labor’s side of the ledger after a boundary redistribution, it’s a must win for the Liberals to retain, even though they’re starting from behind. • Already 1% behind on a two-party preferred count, Liberal MP Chris Crewther is a first-termer having worked as a lawyer, public servant and […]

13 May 2019

Cowper (NSW)

PM Morrison was there during the campaign which points to concerns about the Coalition’s ability to hold the NSW North Coast seat. So what’s that all about?

12 May 2019

Longman (QLD)

Few electorates have seen so much drama in their existence, and this election is not much different… •North of Brisbane and on the southern end of the Sunshine Coast, Longman takes in Burpengary, Caboolture and Bribie Island. It’s another seat that’s sensitive to infrastructure concerns with the area experiencing high population growth and many commuting […]

12 May 2019