THE Australian Conservatives will push for a “royalties for regions fund”, bans on fracking in the South East and a renewed focus on basics in education, MacKillop candidate Richard Bateman has pledged.
The Furner farmer said enshrining legislation against fracking in the South East would be among the party’s priorities if elected to parliament.
“Fracking is very important in the South East and the Australian Conservatives have called for a moratorium,” he said.
“We’d like to see it in legislation.
PARTY PLEDGE: Australian Conservatives candidate for MacKillop Richard Bateman has pledged to advocate for