LNP Redcliffe candidate Kerri-Anne Dooley. Picture: Chris Higgins
LNP Redcliffe candidate Kerri-Anne Dooley. Picture: Chris Higgins

LNP candidate in Yothu Yindi blackface row

AN LNP candidate has posed with a person in blackface in an Instagram post she has since deleted.

Redcliffe candidate Kerri-Anne Dooley posted the photo over the weekend with the caption: "Got to meet the lead singer of Yothu Yindi yesterday".

Kerri-Anne Dooley posed with a man at an Australia-themed party.
Kerri-Anne Dooley posed with a man at an Australia-themed party.


It is understood Ms Dooley was attending a house-warming party at the time

Ms Dooley has apologised for the photo, saying that "on reflection" it was a mistake to post it.

"I attended an Australian themed house warming party where guests went as icons of prominent Australian identities," she said in a statement.

More on this at The Courier-Mail

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