Federal election 2022: The Coalition, Peter Dutton overstepped the line on Anzac Day to score a political point

Doug Dingwall
By Doug Dingwall
Updated April 25 2022 - 8:17am, first published 7:00am

It was inevitable Anzac Day would serve at least some political purposes this year for the Coalition and Labor, falling in the middle of the election campaign.


Doug Dingwall

Doug Dingwall

Public Service Editor

Doug Dingwall is The Canberra Times' Public Service Editor. He writes about government and federal politics, and edits The Public Sector Informant. He has an interest in integrity and industrial relations. Previously he worked at The Examiner in Launceston, where he won a Tasmanian Human Rights Award in 2016 for his reporting. Contact him on

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