Vivian Harris named Greens 2022 federal candidate for Eden Monaro

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
Updated March 9 2022 - 12:20am, first published March 8 2022 - 6:30pm
Vivian Harris began holding weekly climate strike protests in 6-hour stints, but cut them back to 2 hours after she began homeschooling her granddaughter during the pandemic. Picture: supplied

A Bega woman who held more than 150 climate strikes has been announced as the Greens candidate for Eden Monaro, running against sitting Labor MP Kristy McBain.

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Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to political journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections in two countries, Defence, public service and international governance.

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