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We think of Parliamentary traditions as longstanding, embedded – hundreds of years old.

09 February 2016

We think of Parliamentary traditions as longstanding, embedded – hundreds of years old.

But welcoming visitors to country has been a tradition of Aboriginal people for thousands and thousands of years.

That’s why, from today, the Victorian Parliament will Acknowledge this country every sitting week.

It’s the least we can do to recognise the strength and survival of the oldest living culture in the world. #SpringstExternal Link

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