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Thursday, 2 December 2004
Page: 5


Senator BROWN (9:38 AM) —I move:

That the Senate—

(a) notes that 1 December 2004 was West Papuan National Day, the 43rd anniversary of the 1961 West Papuan Declaration of Independence from Dutch colonial rule; and

(b) calls on the Australian Government to urge the Indonesian Government to lift the ban on the flying of the Papuans' morning star flag.

Question put: