Senator Malarndirri McCarthy is a Yanyuwa woman from the Gulf country in the Northern Territory, elected as Senator in August 2016. Her experiences bring a familiarity with the challenges and opportunities facing Territorians, and the perseverance and determination to drive change.
Labor is proud to stand with all Australians who believe it’s time for marriage equality in Australia. Malcolm Turnbull and the Liberals are holding an expensive and divisive postal survey on marriage equality. While we oppose this postal survey, the most powerful act of defiance is to vote yes.