This is an interesting article from SBS News. Here is an excerpt:
A record one in three voters at the federal election in May cast a ballot for minor parties or independents.
It’s the biggest result for smaller players in Canberra in 100 years with experts saying it shows a slow decline in “rusted on” major party voters.
The figures come from the latest Australian Election Study from the Australian National University and Griffith University.
Read the full story here.