“The No campaign’s nightmare – which in many ways is my dream – won’t come true without a fight”
They’ve estimated that the postal survey will see the Yes vote above 60 per cent and the No vote above 30 per cent.
“If marriage is redefined it will be very hard to speak up for real marriage anymore – traditional believers may lose their jobs”
“My [gay] brother gets a tear in his eye every time he attends a straight friend’s wedding and the celebrant says ‘marriage is between a man and a woman'”
The conservative MP is against changing the Marriage Act but has pledged to vote for marriage equality if the postal survey returns a majority ‘yes’ result.
The ABS recently announced that almost two-thirds of eligible Australians – ten million – have returned their surveys.
Melburnians have taken to social media to put their own spin on the writing.