Old mate Bill Shorten is in Townsville today, how do we know? He called us yesterday. A lot of us!
On Sunday arvo thousands of phones around Townsville rang with a recorded message waiting to greet them.
Upon answering the private number the recorded message from Bill Shorten played, alerting you that he was coming for a visit.
Many locals have voiced on Facebook that they were quick to hang up, whilst others were wishing for an option to leave Bill a message in return.
How did you react? Tell us on Facebook!