Otago Daily Times

A rough cam­paign

- Mike.houla­han@odt.co.nz Invercargill

New Na­tional South­land MP Joseph Mooney had an event­ful time run­ning for Par­lia­ment.

‘‘I’ve put over 18,000km on my truck, bro­ken two pairs of shoes, flown more kilo­me­tres, driven a trac­tor from Gore to In­ver­cargill and back, helped make food for our snow­struck farm­ing com­mu­nity, helped tail lambs, and jumped out of a plane from 15,000 feet.’’

But he made it.

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