From the Crikey grapevine, the latest tips and rumours … 

Rabbit toes a fine line. Tony Abbott kicked off his disastrous campaign for a No vote in the marriage equality postal vote by listing a series of reasons ("If you're worried about religious freedom and freedom of speech, vote no, and if you don't like political correctness, vote no..."),  concluding, "Obviously I will be voting no. But in the end this is not about the politicians, this is about the people, it's about your view".