Yarra Council’s Controversial Decisions to Scrap January 26 Celebrations
Posted on: Thu 17 Aug 2017
The Federal Government has since stripped the council of its citizenship ceremony powers.
Mayor of Yarra, Amanda Stone, says that the Federal Government’s actions are ‘unnecessary and a bit of an overreaction.’
She joined Jennie Lenman to talk about the decision and the reactions of the public.
Produced by Morgan Burley
Image source: Phil Whitehouse, Wikimedia Commons (CC Attribution 2.0 Generic License)