July 2021 – North Shore Living, Issue 123
Kristen Lock: Push for independent MP
Spokesperson for North Sydney’s Independent – Kristen Lock – “We want [North Sydney] to have a strong and independent champion in Canberra to fix climate and energy policy and bring integrity back into politics.”
June 22, 2021 – ABC 7.30 Report
Laura Tingle: Barnaby Joyce’s first day as Deputy Prime Minister
Spokesperson for North Sydney’s Independent – Kristen Lock – shares a comment on Barnaby Joyce regaining his role as leader of The National Party in a Coalition Government and what this means for NSI’s campaign.
June 17, 2021 – North Shore Times
North Shore Times: Advertisement:
North Sydney’s Independent advertises in the North Shore Times for interest from potential candidates and supporters who want independent representation for our electorate of North Sydney. We are looking for:
- A representative who will vote for urgent climate action and an independently funded ICAC (independent commission against corruption).
- An independent in the spirit of Ted Mack and Zali Steggall who understands their role is to engage with and be the voice for the community who voted for them.
June 15, 2021 – The New Daily
Michael Pascoe: Independents winning even before they run:
“The outbreak of small “l” Liberalism – a species considered threatened, if not on the verge of extinction – over the Biloela family comes after all three had voted loyally with the government to repeal the Medevac bill, an action aimed at depriving asylum seekers access to Australian medical treatment”
June 7, 2021 – Central News
Aston Brown: Grassroots political movement sending a message to Canberra:
Over the next few months Central News reporters are following around North Sydney’s Independent – a grassroots campaign to find a candidate to challenge for the seat of North Sydney at the next election.
June 4, 2021 – Sydney Morning Herald
Sam Hutchinson: Sydney Morning Herald’s CBD Section:
Friendly Fire, a slew of independents have also cropped up in the seat and there’s another newly formed group scheduled to launch on Sunday. Its called North Sydney’s Independent.