It's the day for Democracy Sausage! The nation has headed to the polls.
Stay up-to-date with our blog, below. The Gazette will be collaborating with colleagues across the electorate. We'll be checking out booths around the electorate, so say hello if you spot our roving photographers. And don't forget to take advantage of the sausage sizzles!
WHERE TO VOTE IN THE ULS
Booths are open 8am to 6pm sharp. All have assisted access for wheelchair users.
- Memorial Hall, 28 Binda Street
- Binda Public School, 21 Queen Street
- Memorial Hall, 1 Brennan Street
- Crookwell Public School, 43 Denison Street
- Dalton Public School, 1-5 Jobson Street
- Public Hall, Camp Street
- Gunning Public School, 96 Yass Street
- Laggan Public School, Laggan Road
- Memorial Hall, 23 Orchard Street
OUT AND ABOUT
If your booth has food and drinks or market stalls on show, let us know with a pic or comment on our Facebook page: facebook.com/CrookwellGazette
Or if you're just out and about with the kids and pets, enjoying an autumn day free of politics, share a snap with us on Facebook, too.
How-to-vote cards will be available at booths showing flow of preferences (though not all candidates have determined preferences to other parties).
Need a little more background reading? Then check out these profiles.
Ian Nebauer of the Christian Democratic Party (The Fred Nile Group) did not respond to requests for interviews or images.
As at Friday, about 20 percent of electors had already cast their vote in Hume for the Federal Election, said the Australian Electoral Commission.