Gold Coast United‘s Shane Smeltz.. Pic Adam Head
Gold Coast United‘s Shane Smeltz.. Pic Adam Head

A-league footballer Shane Smeltz seeks Bundy pollie job

FOOTBALLER Shane Smeltz has played in the A-league and the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

Now he's vying for a seat in Bundaberg.

While inquiries regarding Mr Smeltz's candidacy have gone unanswered, the NewsMail believes Mr Smeltz, as a prominent Palmer supporter residing on the Gold Coast, is the man on the Bundaberg ballot paper.

Somewhat of a celebrity, Mr Smeltz retired from his footy career in 2018, before re-emerging to play for Gold Coast United in January this year.

Mr Smeltz's partner Nikki was given the role of assistant state director for Palmer's party last year.



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