Fake Medicare cards feature in last-minute election campaign

UNIONISTS have targeted commuters on their way to work, handing out thousands of fake Medicare cards to protest against the Turnbull government's GP rebate freeze.

Replica Medicare cards were distributed at transport hubs in major cities and marginal seats on Friday morning, urging voters to put the coalition last when they cast their vote on Saturday in order to save bulk-billing and stop Medicare "privatisation".

"This is a campaign motivated by genuine concern - we're just asking voters to look at the track record of each party on the freeze on Medicare