Mindarie cyclist vies for Senate seat

MINDARIE cycling advocate Chris Howard has put his hand up for next month’s Senate elections.

The Northern Beaches Cycling Club president is one of 79 candidates for the 12 WA Senate seats in the July 2 election.

Running with Peter Mah for the Australian Cyclists party, Dr Howard has been campaigning for cycling facilities, particularly for junior training, in recent years.

Other local candidates include curator Robert Buratti for the Arts Party, who listed a Hillarys postal address, and Joondalup director Lindsay Cameron for the Australian Christians.