ABC announces federal election news coverage line-up
Federal Election 2019 Australia’s best political minds are on the ABC
The ABC has unveiled its 2019 Federal Election line-up, with Leigh Sales, Annabel Crabb, Antony Green, Laura Tingle, Andrew Probyn, Barrie Cassidy, Michael Rowland, Fran Kelly, Raf Epstein, Patricia Karvelas and Sabra Lane fronting the coverage across ABC TV and Radio.
Throughout the five-week campaign our expert team will cover the announcements, distill the key issues and provide analysis and explainers of the policies for Australian audiences.
And on election night, tune in to ABC TV, Radio and online for the latest results live.
Stay up to date with:
ABC NEWS channel, ABC NewsRadio and ABC NEWS Online for continuous coverage as news happens
ABC TV for essential insights and analysis across the flagship news and current affairs programs
ABC RN and ABC Radio to understand the critical election moments, analysis and debates
ABC listen app will curate all the best election audio the ABC has to offer
Plus a dedicated election portal: abc.net.au/AustraliaVotes
ABC NEWS Director Gaven Morris: “This is the consummate federal election team. Australians turn to the ABC for their election coverage and it's because we bring this sort of firepower – the depth and experience of the ABC's political journalists is second to none.
"But we also want to hear from you. On the ABC, all Australians are included in the national conversation. This year the ABC is offering more ways than ever for citizens to participate.”
Vote Compass: Exclusive to the ABC, the online survey tool lets you see how your views compare with those of the major parties.
You Ask, We Answer: Where audiences can ask a question they would like explained and reporters across the ABC will investigate.
Watch out for more innovative content features from the ABC as the campaign unfolds.