Pete Evans has announced he will run for the Senate with former One Nation senator Rod Culleton’s The Great Australian Party.
Controversial celebrity chef and known anti-vaxxer Evans was announced as a candidate for the upcoming federal election in a statement from the party about 1am on Friday.
“Pete Evans has maintained his principles and inspired others in the face of uncommon adversity,” a statement from Mr Culleton said.
“Pete is fully supportive of the GAP ethos, supporting restoration of the Commonwealth and the preservation of democracy in Australia.
“The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity.”