Candidate for Higgins
Carl is a prominent advocate for LGBTI rights and marriage equality. He grew up in far north Queensland.
Carl says that as he watched public affairs more closely he saw a real opportunity to help change society for the better.
Carl has become involved in politics with the knowledge that the lifestyle we enjoy is now under direct threat from climate change. A member of the Labor Environment Action Network, Carl wants to continue to build on Labor’s world leading approach to climate change.
Carl believes that it is Labor who has provided positive results for the Australian people through initiatives like Medicare, superannuation, the minimum wage and accessible education.
Carl is deeply committed to furthering the interests of LGBTI Australians.
If elected, Carl will be the strongest voice possible for the people of Higgins, representing the interests of all local residents and the broader community.