It might feel like we've been saturated with election coverage for the past seven-plus weeks, but actual talk about the two men who could be prime minister after July 2 is down compared to three years ago, and we're less engaged with it -- despite the longer campaign.

Media were on board the Bill bus, travelling across Australia to all the innovative and agile businesses with Malcolm Turnbull, on the wombat trail with Barnaby Joyce, and out in the inner-city seats the Greens are trying to snap up. There were three debates, portfolio debates at the National Press Club, numerous town halls, shopping centre walkthroughs, one sick prime minister, and the media along to record every single moment, with live blogs, Snapchat updates, Facebook live video and endless copy and news reports.