Tahlia Goodwin was elected school captain at Clarence Valley Anglican School.
Tahlia Goodwin was elected school captain at Clarence Valley Anglican School. JoJo Newby

She's keen to vote

THERE are few teenagers who would know what it feels like to be a council candidate today, but Tahlia Goodwin, 18, has a fairly good idea.

She'll be voting for the first time.

Tahlia was elected school captain at Clarence Valley Anglican School last year, and said she could see a similarity in the voting processes.

"Even just running for school captain was nerve-racking," Tahlia said.

"I guess whenever you vote, you're looking for someone who is a good role model and will do things that are in the best interests of the community."

"I'm pretty excited to be voting for the first time.

"I'm going to have my say in the Valley." She's had some advice.

"I sat down with Pop and he told me how to go about voting on Saturday, so I kind of know what to expect."



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