Mission accomplished and Parliament has acted on the verdict of the Australian people". The crowd was so unexpectedly large that authorities were forced to close tram routes and nearby streets. Retrieved 4 September Amid competing campaigns for a "yes" or "no" vote are calls for the postal vote to be scrapped altogether, to spare the gay and lesbian community a public debate about the validity of their relationships.
ABC 7. How did the planned plebiscite become a postal survey? Further information on response and participation within each state and territory is available through the menu. So you've got seeds in the mail.
Archived from the original on 6 November The intention is for this information to be collected through a voluntary postal survey. Retrieved 27 February Star Observer.
New England. Share this article: facebook twitter email. Minister accuses foreign governments of exploiting 'proud Australians'. Organisations such as the Australian Catholic Bishops' Conference , the Presbyterian Church of Australia and the Australian National Imams Council all advocated strongly for nuclear family structures during the survey.
Jane Mahoney, 28, and Josie Lennie, 26, were unofficially married at an "mass illegal wedding" in Melbourne, Saturday.