He’s known as TV’s ‘Mr Fix-It’ on The Living Room but Barry ‘Baz’ Du Bois is about to take on his biggest challenge yet – he’s running for a seat in the Senate in the next Federal Election.

You might be wondering what a much-loved TV star wants with politics and the answer is simple – to borrow the words of Australian Democrats founder Don Chipp, Du Bois just wants to “keep the bastards honest.”

“I don’t care if you’re a shooter, a fisherman, a vegan, an Instagram influencer, digging ore, laying tiles, nursing, teaching, throwing punches in the ring, a retiree, a university graduate, or a CEO. We’re all in this together.”

Hear our full chat with Barry:

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