First Nations Political Party proudly announces the pre-selection of candidates

Australia's First Nations Political Party

Media Release

24 July 2013

Australia's First Nations Political Party proudly announces new Northern Territory pre-selections of two candidates for the upcoming Federal elections:

Rosalie Kunoth Monks OAM for the Senate.

Kenneth Lechleitner for the seat of Lingiari in the House of Representatives.

Both of these candidates are excellent representatives of the party's philosophies of inclusiveness and justice for all Territorians. Social justice and a safeguarding of all cultures through mutual respect underpin all our policies.


Australia's First Nations Political Party
Left to right: Maurie Ryan (Founder), Yvette Holt, Bill Risk, Edan Baxter, Ken Lechleitner and
(inset) Rosalie Kunoth-Monks

Rosalie is a well known leader and Territory trailblazer. She was the star of Jedda and has been a tireless campaigner throughout her life for rights and recognition.

Kenneth is a family man who places family values first as a cross cultural consultant and accredited interpreter, being a fluent speaker of Anmatjere, Western Aranda and Warlpiri.

Rosalie Kunoth Monks adds “that it is about working together with compassion to achieve equal rights for everyone.”

It's time to give a voice to all Territorians!

Vote 1 Rosalie Kunoth Monks for the Senate

Vote 1 Ken Lechleitner for the seat of Lingiari.

We are inclusive through our culture and together we can create a new culture for all Australians to become the new tribal voice.