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Liberal Senator Cory Bernardi set to start a new conservative party -

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The right-wing Liberal Senator from South Australia Cory Bernardi has long threatened to break away from the Liberal Party - and now, he's finally about to do it.

Tomorrow, Senator Bernardi will announce he's leaving the Coalition to form his own party called 'Australian Conservatives'.

So far it's just a one person exodus.

But Queensland Coalition MP George Christensen has again warned the Turnbull Government not to revisit the issue of same sex marriage.

He says if it does 'the show will be over'.


Bill Shorten, Labor leader
Cory Bernardi, Liberal Senator
Eric Abetz, Liberal Senator
Scott Morrison, Treasurer
George Christensen, Coalition MP