The Scone Advocate
Federal Election
The end of the democracy sausage?
Petula Bowa Bec Pridham
The sausage on bread roll served to voters at polling stations has become a modern Australian tradition on election day. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos


If opinion polls can't predict the election winner, what good are they?
What you need to do now to be ready for election day
Conroy home in new seat
Paterson: Labor’s Swanson secures clean sweep | photos, video
Newcastle: Second term for Sharon | photos, video
Shortland: Conroy increases Labor margin | photos, video
Results on knife edge as voters leave Turnbull
The Hunter votes | LIVE COVERAGE
The 2016 federal election campaign on social media
Don’t hold breath on infrastructure pledge