"Today we stand in footsteps millennia old. May we acknowledge the traditional owners whose cultures and customs have nurtured, and continue to nurture, this land, since men and women awoke from the great dream. We honour the presence of these ancestors who reside in the imagination of this land and whose irrepressible spirituality flows through all creation." Jonathan Hill
 
By identifying as ‘boat people’, we hope to reclaim the negative language that’s used in the asylum seeker debate and put an end to the demonisation that clouds the issue
— Daniel Heycox, Director

 

 

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