Election Poll | Have your say

The seat of Stuart is considered a 'safe' seat with current sitting member Dan van Holst Pellekaan claiming 57 per cent of the votes at the 2010 election.

Heading into elections we often here funding announcements from the major parties.

This funding announcements are generally made in marginal seats, in an attempt to win enough votes to claim the seat.

Safe seats can often miss out on funding announcements because of this reason.

Do you think being in a safe seat heading into the election is a bad thing?

We asked the people above for their thoughts.

"I don't really know." Daniel Gilchrist

"I don't really know." Daniel Gilchrist

"Not really." Trevor Matthews

"Not really." Trevor Matthews

"It probably is a concern, more so in a regional area." Tom Huntley

"It probably is a concern, more so in a regional area." Tom Huntley