Trenton Akers, The Courier-Mail
November 2, 2017 12:00am
BRAVEHEARTS founder Hetty Johnston has hit out against Child Safety Minister Shannon Fentiman, saying she is “just lovely” but is “no expert” in the field.
The long term child safety campaigner yesterday launched her candidacy as an independent for the seat of Macalister, south of Brisbane, saying she was hoping to enter politics, not... Read More
Dwayne Grant, Gold Coast Bulletin
November 1, 2017 12:46pm
BRAVEHEARTS founder Hetty Johnston will run as an independent in the State election.
Having dedicated two decades to the Arundel-based child sexual abuse advocacy group, the former Queensland Australian of the Year this morning announced she will stand for the Logan seat of Macalister when the State goes to the polls on November... Read More
Child protection campaigner Hetty Johnston, who’s running as an independent in the Queensland election, says the two-party system has corrupted democracy in the state.
And she’s warned One Nation is no solution, saying its candidates, like those running for Labor and the LNP, are puppets of their parties.
Ms Johnston, a former Queensland Australian of the Year and founder of child... Read More
Child protection warrior Hetty Johnston a brave and Independent choice for Macalister
Bravehearts Founder Hetty Johnston AM has made a commitment to make Queensland the safest state in Australia to raise a child as an Independent candidate for the seat of Macalister in the Queensland State Election.
The 2015 Queensland Australian of the Year will bank on her impeccable social... Read More