TIP: an image to see our social or digital media star of the day.


Six weeks of #WAElection campaigning means six weeks in a social media minefield. Catch the shiniest social media moves from our political contenders right here as we name our #SocialStar of the day. A new star is born every morning at 6am right up until the WA State Election on the 11th March 2017.

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Cannings Purple is not aligned to any political party and takes a bi-partisan position on Western Australian and Australian politics. The content on this page is based on our digital team’s expert analysis of the social media activity of Western Australian political figures. Enquiries can be directed to