Wednesday, July 18, 2007


Former AFL star to run for mayor

‘Former AFL star Warwick Capper has turned his focus to politics and announced he will run for mayor of the Gold Coast.

Capper, who has recently worked as a Gold Coast “meter man” topping up parking meters on the Queensland tourist strip, said he would run as a mayoral candidate in the March 2008 Gold Coast City election. [..]

Among the 44-year-old’s election policies are the legalisation of prostitution and the introduction of a curfew on the coast’s licensed venues.

“I want to legalise prostitution, I think that would be a good thing,” Capper said.

“I also want to clean the Gold Coast up. [..]

Capper has his own domain name for his website – described as his “online crib” – although his name is spelt incorrectly.

The address is’

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