Australian Government commits to the Uluru Statement

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In his election night speech, the Prime Minister, the Hon Anthony Albanese MP, confirmed the Government’s commitment to the Uluru Statement from the Heart in full.

I begin by acknowledging the traditional owners of the land on which we meet. I pay my respects to their elders past, present and emerging. And on behalf of the Australian Labor Party, I commit to the Uluru Statement from the Heart in full… 

Together we can be a self-reliant, resilient nation, confident in our values and in our place in the world. And together we can embrace the Uluru Statement from the Heart. We can answer its patient, gracious call for a voice enshrined in our constitution. Because all of us ought to be proud that amongst our great multicultural society we count the oldest living continuous culture in the world.

Read the Prime Minister’s election night speech on the ABC website.