The outcome of the 2015 Queensland election will shape the character and values of our state for the next three years.
Queensland is a great state and we want to see it become even better.
We can use this election to vote for a more just and compassionate society.
Through the campaign QLDVotes.org.au will bring you important information about local events, party policies as well as links to other useful election resources.
Please continue to pray for our state and for the election.
Compare the Parties
We asked the parties to respond to questions on a range of issues that are of concern to Christians.
Download the ACL election guide to read the highlights from the LNP and ALP answers.
Read the full responses here:
- Family First
- Leo Talty
- Karel Boele
- Jarod Wirth
- David Beard
- Craig Butler
- Ben Freney
- Jannean E Dean
- Di Gittins
Professor John Warhurst discusses the current ‘mutinous’ culture in politics. He explains why the Queensland election was the most significant in Australia’s history, and what Tony Abbott has to do to survive as Prime Minister. John Warhurst - Full Interview Play Now | Play in Popup | Download John Warhurst - Part ...
A massive comeback for Labor this election, but what does that mean for marriage? Standard Podcast Play Now | Play in Popup | Download podPressShowHidePlayer('5', 'http://www.acl.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/PolSpot_20150203_Part1.mp3', 290, 24, 'false', 'http://www.acl.org.au/wp-content/plugins/podpress/images/vpreview_center.png', 'Standard Podcast', 'The Australian Christian Lobby');
A packed Church in Carindale was the venue for a massive Meet Your Candidates Forum for the Capalaba, Chatsworth, Cleveland, Greenslopes, Lytton and Mansfield electorates.
While the major parties seem to agree on many issues on the surface, ACL Queensland State Director Wendy Francis has some interesting insights. Standard Podcast Play Now | Play in Popup | Download podPressShowHidePlayer('6', 'http://www.acl.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/2015-01-27.2999-01-01.the-political-spot-part1-20150127.mp3', 290, 24, 'false', 'http://www.acl.org.au/wp-content/plugins/podpress/images/vpreview_center.png', 'Standard Podcast', 'The Australian Christian Lobby');
In the week before the Queensland election, we have agreement in both major parties on good policy regarding chaplaincy, religious education and outdoor advertising
Tuesday 13 January 2015
Wynnum Baptist Church Auditorium
287 Kianawah Road, Wynnum
Thursday 15 January 2015
Gladstone Baptist Church Auditorium
4 Archer Street Gladstone
Friday 16 January 2015
Mackay Baptist Church Auditorium
Cnr Brisbane and Shakespeare Streets, Mackay
Thursday 22 January 2015
Capalaba, Cleveland, Chatsworth, Lytton, Greenslopes, Mansfield combined
Sunday 25 January 2015
1374 Old Cleveland Rd, Carindale
Tuesday 27 January 2015
Wednesday 28 January 2015
4 Hasking Street, Caboolture
Thursday 29 January 2015
Cairns Baptist Church
138-142 Lake Street, Cairns
6:45 pm-8:30 pm