Rachel Macreadie


Engaging Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) communities in parliamentary inquiries

The overall aim of this work was to inform parliaments, and in particular parliamentary committees, of the strategies that could be developed to better engage CALD communities in the work of future parliamentary inquiries.

The 2014 Victorian State Election

This paper provides context to the outcome of the Victorian State election by examining the redistribution of Victoria’s state electoral boundaries; an overview of the election campaign, the leaders’ debate, preference deals, social media, key policies, and polls data in the lead up to, and...

Public opinion polls

This paper examines public opinion polling in Australia and in other jurisdictions, and functions as a guide to interpreting polling results.

The 2010 Victorian State Election

An analysis of the Victorian state election which took place on 27 November 2010. This paper provides an overview of the election campaign, major policies, opinion polls data, the outcome of the election in both houses, and voter turnout. It also includes voting figures for...

An introduction to parliamentary privilege

This paper examines the law and practice of parliamentary privilege both in Australia and in other jurisdictions.