Meeting the unorthodox mayoral candidates
Saturday 5 Oct 2013 1:51 p.m.
Voting in this year's local government elections closes next Saturday, and the results should be known the following week.
Nationwide more than 3000 people are standing for office, including around 240 for mayor.
The Nation reporter Torben Akel met some of the more unorthodox candidates and asked them what they'd do if they took over the mayoral chains.
Watch the video for his full report.