Senator Hanson-Young said voters had punished Bill Shorten for "sitting on the fence".
See what the real points of difference are between the Coalition and Labor on key rural issues before you visit the ballot box.
Opposition announces plan to stop small scale local community projects from slipping through the cracks.
For a political party with the word 'shooters' in its name, firearms legislation is way down the list of issues that Queensland Senate candidate Jeff Hodges is pushing.
Queensland's most northern federal electorate, Leichhardt is one of the marginal regional Queensland seats that are too close to call, according to the former Speaker of the state parliament.
Big gaps in major parties' climate policies, as farmers warn land clearing restrictions could be used to bolster other industries.
Scott Morrison has stressed his government won't be hatching policy plans with controversial businessman Clive Palmer.