Claire Robertson is representing the Animal Justice Party as a candidate in the Electorate of Upper Hunter.
Claire moved into the area three years ago and now calls Newcastle home for herself and her two-year old rescue cat Chachi.
Claire spends most of her spare time volunteering for local activism groups such as Anonymous for the Voiceless, attending protests and vigils. After help spread the word of veganism with the public she realised that making changes in legal policies and laws was the next step towards a kinder and non-violent world so is running and a candidate for the Animal Justice Party in the up coming state election as AJP is the only political party in Australia that’s gives the animals a voice in parliament.
After finishing year 10, Claire went on to work in the Aged Care industry for 6 years and has recently started an electrical apprenticeship to start a new career working towards renewable energy as she cares deeply about our environment and climate change.
Claire has a great passion for helping other species we share this beautiful world with. She has campaigned again live export, culling of the Singleton brumbies, animals in circuses, animals used for research but Claire’s greatest passion lies with those abused for food.
If you also believe that we can do better by the animals, environment and people in Australia, then #Vote1AJP at the New South Wales state election. Follow Claire Robertson on her election journey by liking her page.