As is often evident in election results the position a candidate receives on a ballot paper serves the donkey vote well. With an Independent drawn as Barrier One it will be interesting to see the results from this election. The ballot draw for Bega has been announced and the order on the ballot paper will be: Jeffrey Hawkins, Independent
Karin Geiselhart Sustainable Australia Party Ursula Bennett, Independent
Michael Holland, Labor
Peter Haggar, Greens
Victor Hazir, Shooters Fishers and Farmers
Fiona Kotvojs, Liberal Pre-poll voting for the Bega by-election opens on Monday, January 31.
Election day is February 12.