Katelin McINERNEY is the Labor candidate – and has been since last August. She is a journalist, a local and attended Minnamurra Public and Kiama High.
So what about the libs, you might ask? The Bugle is reporting the President of the Kiama Branch of the Liberal Party, Michael Cains, saying that it is natural that they would seek to endorse a strong local candidate to support the return of the current government.
The close of nominations with the NSW Electoral Commission is on Wednesday, March 8, with the announcement of candidates and ballot draw on the following day.
The early voting period commences on Saturday March 18.