Independent Media Resources

Community contributions welcome – please tell us about any independent media resources you think are useful!

How does your MP vote

How does your MP vote on the issues that matter to you?

The Open Australia Foundation

Tools that simplify the discovery and use of public data shared for free.


Ordinary Australians for a Kinder Society – helping us to re-engage with politcis and make our voices heard.

The Background Check

Click for Google Spreadsheet.
Cabinet and Shadow Cabinet members’ education and work background.

Freelance investigative journo Rosie Williams uncovers the data behind headlines yet to be written!

Whistleblowers Australia

Whistleblowers Australia Inc. is an association for those who have exposed corruption or any form of malpractice, especially if they were then hindered or abused, and for those who are thinking of exposing it or who wish to support those who are doing so.

The Tally Room

Election Facts and Data collated by Ben Raue.


Independent Media Growth Index

The sites inclued in our Independent Media Growth Index.
(For the latest index update, click here)

Your Right to Know

Make a Freedom of Information request.

Register of Lobbyists

Search the Australian Lobbyists Register – companies and individuals


Analytics on Australian Politics news coverage – frequent updates on Twitter.

Political Donations 2017-18

Searchable donations by party – courtesy of The Guardian Australia.