Legislative Council regions (Upper House)
SAP is running (two) candidates in every Upper House region, so that every West Australian can vote SAP.
Candidates (most of whom work full-time) can be contacted as follows:
- Website: Contact Us page above
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: Aaron (campaign organiser) 0424 107 123
South Metropolitan region
Ryan Oostryck has been a resident of the South Metropolitan Region his entire life, and currently resides in South Perth, which has given him a thorough understanding of the area and its issues. Ryan has also spent plenty of time in regional WA, especially Coral Bay where his family holiday frequently, and worked FIFO at various mine sites throughout the State, giving him a strong grasp of regional issues too.
Ryan is passionate about sustainable development, holding a Bachelor of Arts in Sustainable Development and a Graduate Diploma in Renewable Energy from Murdoch University. He also works as an Environment Manager for a multinational service provider, championing their global sustainability program within Australia.
Ryan’s current and present community volunteering includes Foodbank WA, Murdoch University Guild, and various Coastcare and Landcare groups around Perth.
His pastimes include beach volleyball, scuba diving, camping, and playing guitar and drums.
Jane is a long-term member of SAP, and believes in creating a more sustainable and environmentally friendly society. She has a doctorate in urban heat from Curtin University and a Masters of Applied Science in environmental aerosols from Queensland University of Technology. She works in a number of science and sustainability fields including revegetation projects with school children and community waste education. Jane is also a part time laboratory assistant at her local high school, where she chairs the Sustainability Committee.
Jane has a husband and two adult children, who all strive to implement sustainable practices in their daily lives. She enjoys gardening with native plants, camping, swimming and playing beach volleyball.
South West region
Daniel believes in a vision for Australia where society is striving to improve the well-being and happiness of individuals and communities. He believes government and politics have a role to play by balancing the environmental, social and economic considerations in decision making, while pursuing a sustainable future for Australia.
Daniel completed a degree in civil engineering at Curtin University and graduated with honours and received the top student prize in construction technologies. He then worked as a consultant in the land development industry and proceeded to work as a water resource engineer in both private and public organisations. Daniel has volunteered abroad delivering irrigation infrastructure to drought affected communities in Africa.
Daniel enjoys nature, especially anything near and in the water. He spends his free time with family and friends.
North Metropolitan region
Colin Scott is a long-time local resident, small business operator and community volunteer living in North Perth. He has graduate and post-graduate qualifications in health from Curtin University and started his working career as a registered nurse with WA Health (12 years).
Colin is the co-founder of local environment group rehabilitating Swan River water tributaries as well as the long-time North Perth local coordinator for Clean Up Australia Day. He is the instigator of the first Australia-wide community garden conference.
Colin previously started a local ratepayers group to give a voice to residents and served on the executive of his local Parents & Citizens Association. He is now a small business owner in a 20 year local business venture.
Colin is a committed father and husband and was a baton bearer in Queen's Baton Relay for 2018 Commonwealth Games. Colin previously stood as a SAP candidate in the 2018 Perth (federal) by-election and as a Senate candidate in the 2019 federal election.
East Metropolitan region
Keith 'Cobber' Lethbridge
Keith was a councillor at the City of Armadale (WA) for 4 years from 2007. He is a counsellor (Diploma of Counselling) and Justice of the Peace. Keith is currently employed 18 hours a week by Hope Community Services in their street van service, supporting and assisting those in need. He holds a Certificate IV of Aboriginal Primary Health Care Practice and is and member of Marmun Mia-Mia Aboriginal Corporation.
Keith is a member of the Western Australian Bush Poets and Yarn Spinning Association and has travelled and worked throughout Australia in various occupations, including a farm hand, truck driver and public servant for State & Commonwealth in working with Aboriginal people on their projects, such as cattle stations, health services and community development.
Meet Keith in 'Bush Poet Keith Lethbridge - Cobber for Prime Minister':
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Mining and Pastoral region
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