Early voting for Cowra residents opens on May 11

Early voting for Cowra residents opens on May 11

Cowra residents will have to wait until Saturday, May 11 to take part in pre-poll voting for the Federal Election.

Voting will be available from this date at the Cowra Uniting Church in Darling Street between 9am and 4pm.

The Australian Electoral Commission's (AEC) Tom Rogers said: "we have the most complete electoral roll since federation and we're providing a broad range of voting services but it is up to enrolled Australians to turnout to make sure they have their say".

"We're in the process of printing a total of around 52 million ballot papers."

Four candidates have put their hand up for Riverina, including Nationals Michael McCormack, Michael Bayles for the Greens, Mark Jeffreson for the Labor Party and Richard Foley for the United Australia Party.