South Australia votes 2018: Five parties, one room Debate No.1

Do you know what the five major South Australian political parties think of issues affecting regional residents?

Well here is your chance to find out!

Watch a special two-part series of online video debates, with journalist Peri Strathearn hosting, which has been put together by Fairfax Media South Australia. 

Representatives include Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis, Labor; Primary Industries, regional development, tourism shadow minister David Ridgway MLC; Sam Johnson, SA Best; Australian Conservative Robert Brokenshire MLC and SA Greens Tammy Franks MLC.

Throughout the sessions, the politicians discuss how South Australia is travelling under the current government; the economy; increasing employment opportunities; agriculture; the environment; and people.

This week discover some background on our politicians, their policies on rural and regional education, country health and mental health.

Watch the next debate from 7.30pm, next Wednesday, March 7, when the discussion turns to subjects such as power prices and local government rate-capping.