Collected on this page are key Echonetdaily articles for the electoral district of Lismore including an overview of the electorate and profiles for all candidates.
'Isaac Smith has always fought against CSG mining. 'Unlike Thomas George, Isaac Smith has been fighting to stop CSG mining since the movement began in 2009. The Liberal/National’s Government renewed the local CSG Licence for 6 years in December. Labor...
On returning to Lismore [after travelling overseas] I was appalled to find that Coal Seam Gas drilling was going ahead in our beautiful region. That was the catalyst me joining The Greens and dedicating myself to the Gas Field Free Northern Rivers campaign.
Since 1999 it has been my honour to represent the people of the Lismore electorate in the NSW Parliament. However before I entered parliament, I was actively involved in the Northern Rivers Community.
I have served as a Councillor in Lismore for the last 6 years and my best achievement has been the increase from 10% to 20 % of the local content percentage for every Council’s tender over $150,000 in value.