As predicted there is a consolidation of the vote in the last week of the campaign with the electorate voting to put an end to minority government
The Senate is no expection, the real winner being Clive Palmer is is estimated to win 4-6% of the ational vote and even higher in Queensland where Palmer United could win a senate seat
Wikileaks whilst in a good position on preferences failed to make inroads against the Greens. The Greens campiagning hard to ensure they Wikileaks would not eat into their support base.
The ALP is expected to retain 2 seats in each state and one seat in NT and ACT
The latest Morgan Poll shows the extent of the swing to Palmer United Party
Senate prediction last week of campaign
LNP 3 seats, ALP 2 seats and Greens 1
LNP 3 seats, ALP 2 seats and Greens in toss up with Palmer United
LNP 2, ALP 2, XEN 1 and a toss up between the Greens or PUP for the last seat.
LNP 3, ALP 2, most likely PUP for the last seat in contest with the Greens.
LNP 3, ALP 2, The Greens expected to lose out to Palmer United
LNP 3 ALP 2, GRN 1
ALP 1, LNP 1
ALP 1, LNP1