So the liberals voted and Australia has it’s fifth prime minister in as many years. Introducing Malcolm Turnbull, the output of the latest leadership spill.
Like all spills behind it, with more drama than an episode of Home and Away, the Australian public weren’t left disappointed. Last ditch phone calls assuring votes and media beat ups, the stage was set for fireworks (albeit dulled by statements of committment and “lets get to work”).
This all leaves me asking, was this the perfect leadership spill?
The short answer is no. It was a great spill but when dealing with inefficient leaders, I refuse to call it a leadership spill.
Will this Prime Minister unite at least one party? Only time will tell.