- Writer and Activist
Christine Townend is a passionate woman whose life and talents have been devoted to the cause of animal care and liberation. As an Australian Democrats member she contested the following elections:
- New South Wales Legislative Assembly, Willoughby 1978, 1984;
- House of Representatives, Grayndler, 1977;
- Senate, NSW, 1983.
- In 1988 Christine stood on behalf of the Environment Group in the New South Wales Legislative Council elections.