The Society's theme for this election is "The Blue Mountains - Let It Be".
The Blue Mountains that we know and love continues to be under threat. Our aim is to highlight these threats in an endeavour to protect and conserve the Blue Mountains. The threats are -
A questionnaire was sent to declared candidates (Labor and Greens) and senior party members (Liberal and Animal Justice Party) on Friday 27 January.
A Candidates' Forum will be held at 2pm 25 February at the Lawson Community Centre where candidates will have the opportunity to address the meeting and be asked questions from the audience.
Articles are being written about the above threats - with more to be added in the months ahead.
Following a redistribution of electoral boundaries, the Blue Mountains electorate will include all of Blaxland, Glenbrook and Lapstone for this election. It now matches the Blue Mountains Local Government Area.
The Blue Mountains Electorate
If you live in the Blue Mountains City Council then you are in the Electorate of Blue Mountains.
Shown below is a map of the Blue Mountains Electorate following the redistribution - here's a larger version (2MB)