Local Women Leading Change: How do I become a candidate and how do I get elected?

Have you decided that you want to run , but don’t know where to start?

A free online workshops for women, gender-diverse and non-binary people considering running for local government. Session for residents of Monash City Council.

Hosted by Monash City Council.

Local Government 101

Monday 14 September 2020

6:00pm- 7:30pm

Online via Zoom.

Registrations essential:https://bit.ly/monash-lg101

What do councils do? What is the role of a councillor? How do I become a candidate and how do I get elected?

If you have ever asked yourself these questions, or if you need to know more before you take the leap and decide to run, this free and informative workshop is for you.

People across the state – just like you – have a significant contribution to make to public life. Your connections to community, your skills and your unique perspective mean you are rich with potential to be a great local councillor.

Candidate Development: Your Campaign In Action

Wednesday 16 September 2020

6:00pm – 7:30pm

Online via Zoom.

Registrations essential: https://bit.ly/monash-CD

Preparing your campaign for the October 2020 elections.

Have you decided that you want to run (or support another woman to run), but don’t know where to start?

Plan the next few weeks, get your campaign team together, and start campaigning in earnest.

Come along and learn some strategies for managing your campaign, planning for success and connecting and convincing voters, including how to campaign during COVID-19.

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