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We will miss you. I don't think it's fair, 4 weeks is too much. I'll miss you too. And

I'll miss you as well. A brief Iemma has stepped down as New recap of our storey - Morris

South Wales Premier and announced he is quitting politics altogether. Nathan Rees has taken over the top job. Carmel Tebbutt becomes the Premier. That's ABC State's first women deputy

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CC Hello and welcome Stateline. Great to have your Hello and welcome to

company. I'm Chris filling in for Catherine company. I'm Chris Kimball

Garrett, who, like most of Canberra, has the flu. She'll be back next week. For those of you interested in the goings on in NSW politics today, tomorrow we are breaking with As you know, Stateline is we are breaking with tradition.

repeat on Saturday's at Midday, so on this occasion it is NSW edition of the so on this occasion it is the

its entirity that you can watch NSW edition of the program in

at 12 tomorrow. in the ACT tonight - climate change and a new life for baby cord eela. But, to begin, the

confronting issue of suicide. 40 people in the own lives each year. 40 people in the ACT take their

static. Following own lives each year. A shocking

family and friends are left with so many questions. Next Friday a special ceremony will be held. Its aim - to allow people to acknowledge losses and to raise awareness people to acknowledge their

of suicide and its Melissa Polimeni with this report. Depression is a treatable illness. At its worst, it's threatening and it kills, but it is treatable. It's something you kills, but it is highly

really can do something B the great majority of depression cases, with help, will recover. The thing that sticks in my mind most about Bernie was his sense of humour. He could be the silly person and be so which is in stark contrast to his later life. He was five years older than looked up to him a bit and he helped me through some of those teenage years when you are trying to figure out the world

and you have the conversations

about why the world is the it is and philosophical about why the world is the way

conversations. I remember, as a teenager, going out at night,

coming home and spilling my guts to Bernie, telling him

about the night and who I had

met and this guy I liked. So a bit of a confidant for me. But there came a time when Bernie was in his 20s where all of that changed. It was like he became a different person he withdrew a lot from everyone. I guess I'm a of an optimist. I always think things will turn out OK in end. It never occurred to me that could happen happen to could happen to us. It doesn't

love each other and my Doesn't I was in complete denial. It's Doesn't happen to me! I suppose

a story many people recognise it begins with a loved one with a mental illness and for far too many it ends with story and the story of a mental with suicide. It's Carmel's

health system that failed brother. Perhaps it was little too late for Perhaps if we'd earlier and he'd known Perhaps if we'd caught it

what he had was a mental illness and there treatment options and recognised it, perhaps we could treatment options and we

have intervened too. In 2004, after two suicide attempts and years of fighting mental illness, it that Bernie mental illness, it was decided

leave his family home to live that Bernie O'Regan should

in a men's refuge. We had a family meeting to talk to about it. I could tell that he family meeting to talk to him

didn't react well. He more down didn't react well. He looked

we all thought that this more down cast than ever. But

opportunity and, again, we were hopeful this would help Samaritan House seems like a hopeful this would help him and

great place and really good, helpful people who But the day that Bernie went to Samaritan House, and I can remember the last thing I to him. So he was to go remember the last thing I said

Samaritan House the following day. He was walking up stairs of mum and I said, "This will be good, stairs of mum and dad's place

Bernie. I'll meet up with you tomorrow and we'll have OK?" And he just grunted. In hindsight it was because hindsight it was because he had completely lost all hope then. He was in take their lives, I'm sure most people with depression

don't intend to cause such take their lives, I'm sure they

distress to their relatives, but the reality of death through this manner is that it causes great distress and ongoing problems for the causes great distress and often

relatives left behind. The nature of these deaths is an issue then for the family and those requires those affected. It often

professional help for those people to be able to move with their own lives. It was nightmarish. It was like being in a horror film, you And that nightmarish in a horror film, you know.

lasted for a long And that nightmarish quality

can remember feeling like sleep lasted for a long time and I

was a because I would forget time and then wake up because I would forget for that

remember it was all true. Have time and then wake up to

you got baby photos? Isn't cute. I love how you can see you got baby photos? Isn't he

they're grownup face. In months after her death, Carmel met Carmel O'Regan at a suicide remembrance ceremony. later formed remembrance ceremony. They

Suicide Support later formed the Canberra After

Suicide Support Group. Not surprisingly, surprisingly, their stories echoed each others. Emerson was a proud Navy man and loving husband and and loving husband and father. Four years ago he took his life after years depression, leaving behind wife, Sally and three wife, Sally and three teenage boys. He started to boys. He started to withdraw, slowly. Kept going to work. People at work probably People at work probably didn't know about his depression, know about his depression, but it was telling at home. His whole character and personality just changed over ten years.

Dad would come home and the kids would disappear because they would be they would be snapped at. I guess Chalit was projecting all his anger and hurt his anger and hurt onto us, which, you know, so we just avoided him. A person with depression may not want help and avoid contact from other people and withdraw. Particularly if they are male, they may be reluctant to they may be reluctant to get help. Often it's hard for family and others to family and others to respond. Sometimes though we don't know what to do and feel very uncomfortable the big issues prevention is everybody prevention is everybody being more comfortable in more comfortable in talking about and responding mental health problems.

That day he came home, That day he came home, I cooked dinner, he sat, ate it,

I could see he was in one his really down times. He ate dinner. The last words he said to me were thanks. I that was thanks for the dinner. Now I sort of think back and think was it more of a thanks than thanks for the dinner, was it thanks for 19 years of marriage? My last words to him were, "You're welcome." It was really a welcome." It was really a hot summer summer February night. He went outside as he usually did to water the garden. That was water the garden. That was the last I saw of him. It changed my life. My my life. My initial reaction was anger at Chalit. was anger at Chalit. How could you do this to us? Guilty at times, I guess. times, I guess. I could have said something different or done done something differently, but, I don't think I but, I don't think I really could have changed anything. I

tried everything I could think

of and I guess I had to convince myself of that. He's going to miss out lot. His kids graduating and his grandkids... He would have

been the best grandpa. think guilt is the thing that often typifies suicide bereavement, as opposed to other kinds of bereavement. It does feel like like maybe I

could have done. So I wish I had noticed much sooner that Bernie was having problems. I wish I realised he struggling with his mental health earlier. I feel like should have known and been a better friend, better sister to him. It's important to say that suicide is never the fault of those who are left behind. So while it is understandable that people want to look for what if I do different, what if something else happened, that's rarely very helpful and often people need a degree of professional assistance and degree of reality testing to say really it's the state of mind that drives the actions. Most relatives have done everything they can to try and reduce the chance of these terrible events. The bottom line is we never really know why the people who died did it. They took those answers with them, but we've got to ask those questions until we can reach that point where you can let it rest. We all need to become as comfortable in discussing these issues as we are in discussing cancer or heart disease or diabetes. These are common illnesses, they can lead to disastrous outcomes. The key is getting good health care. We all need to encourage that. It has not been easy in the past to been easy in the past to get health care for these sorts of problems. problems. People are embarrassed. have been stigmatised and not well responded to by our health system. The key to change is for all of us to be involved in being more open about getting help so that we have help so that we have more people alive and functioning. And in a ceremony to remember those who have taken their own lives will be held next lives will be held next Friday at the Calvary chap nel at the Calvary chap nel Chifley F you are anyone you know F you are anyone you know is concerned about depression, please call Coming up - the welcome and life affirming journey of baby Cordeila. Her family tells their story for the first time on television. But first, Professor Ross Garnaut.handed the second of his reports to Government. He's recommended an emissions cut of 10% by 2020. He concedes that more substantial cuts are needed to protect natural wonders like the Great Barrier Reef. Michael Brissenden spoke with professor Garnaut late this afternoon. Professor Garnaut, thanks for joining us on Stateline. Good to be here. You've recommended a 10% reduction in emissions for Australia by 2020 and a $20 carbon price to start by 2010. If there is an agreement in copeen Haguen. This is based on data from the international panel on climate change and projections from them. Is it true many of the projections may now be far too conservative and that carbon is building in the atmosphere faster than we thought and we need to do Morauta quickly. Yes, it is true and the world knows that because of the work we've done in our climate change review. It's path breaking. It's in chapter 4. We redid the work on the growth of emissions in the major developing countries and it does turn out that it does turn out that the IPCC was too conservative. That is the reason why both the extent and costs are greater than in earlier studies. Are you confident that 10%, at least for Australia, is enough? Yes. We carefully judged the recommendation in terms of what would work in an international setting. The IPCC in its well-publicised projections for what would be necessary for developed countries, discussed at countries, discussed at Bali, was talk being 25% to 45% reductions by 2020 for developed countries. If the ambition was four 50 parts per

million. Our 450 goal is in the bottom of the range. Why the bottom of the range? We've got stronger population growth stronger population growth than any other developed any other developed country. It's appropriate. For the It's appropriate. For the 550 goal, the IPCC's range was ten to 30. They said some developed countries should do 30. countries should do 30. Some should do 10. Why 10 should do 10. Why 10 for Australia? Again, population growth makes a big difference. Is it the difference. Is it the bottom of the range though? It is the appropriate place when you analyse it all in a consistent framework, a framework with principles that can deliver us an international agreement. This is all pred indicated on an indicated on an international agreement at copen Haguen next year. You say if there isn't year. You say if there isn't an agreement, we'll go ahead, but only at 5%. That does only at 5%. That does seem remarkably small. 5% will not be easy. 5% in a an international agreement will cost us as much as 10% would have cost us with an international agreement. It's harder and more costly if you are going it alone. So we thought it appropriate to adjust the target for that reality. Let's get down to the nuts and bolts of it. What does a 10% emissions reduction - what burden does that put on the Australian the Australian households will probably feel it most through petrol and transport prices and electricity. At $20 a tonne, the starting price, that would mean about 5 cents a litre for petrol rising to something like 8 cents by 2020. Talking in today's dollars. So of course there will be inflation, but 8 cents in today's dollars. For electricity, by 2020 the accumulated electricity increases could be as much as 40%. Government will get a lot of revenue from selling permits. We recommended they be sold competitively through an auction process. If it uses the revenue to compensate low income households. Half of all households we suggested. Use about half the revenue. Then at least the lower income half of Australian households won't be poorer. They will get back in other ways as much as they are paying for the higher electricity and petrol prices. As I understand it,

5050 parts per million won't be enough to save iconic places like the Great Barrier Reef or Kakadu. Have you modelled the economic impact of losing those places in Australia? The main cost of losing them is not strictly economic. It will be a tragedy of great dimension if we lost the Barrier Reef, Ningaloo and other great natural assets of our coastlines F we lost great social heritage like the base of rural communities in much of southern Australia. In the nature of things you can't model those sorts of costs. They are important and our work has sought to emphasise their importance. Draft report did that, the supplementary report did that. It's those sorts of factors that led us to favour a goal of 450 parts per We think that the realistic way of getting a global agreement of 450, sooner rather than later, is to start with the 550 objective. We thought if you went straight to 450 you wouldn't get there. You are more likely to get to 450 and eventually more ambition goals if your first step is 5050. Professor 5050. Professor Garnaut, thank you. Thank you. Thank you. Cordelia Whatman is a happy baby. A Whatman is a happy baby. A few months ago she with a liver conditioning. with a liver conditioning. She was in intensive care and faced a painful and uncertain future. Now, thanks to a transplant from an anonymous donor and the commitment of the weeft immediate children's hospital, we are now able to welcome to the new life of Cordeila

to the new life of Cordeila and her her family. Even though we've been away

for four months, which is a long time to be away long time to be away from home, as soon as we got home as soon as we got home it felt normal. What sort of things do

you do you do together? We play together. couldn't wait for Octavia to be able to play with Cordeila.

able to play with Cordeila. She just adored her. Ever since

just adored her. Ever since she was born, the

was born, the first photos we've got of them together, I remember them looking at each other and having that

other and having that special bond. And now seeing them playing together

playing together is incredible. I can't wait for Cordeila to get up and start being able run around. Cordeila was diagnosed about ten weeks old with a condition that is a liver disease that causes the liver to not be able to drain bile and that means the liver becomes damaged. I still remember that feeling the doctor telling me it's probably the worst we could expect, but we're hoping it's not. I remember him looking at me telling me. This I thought talking to somebody behind me. It's that horrible feeling that your kid is being - you are being told your kid is

seriously ill. She was a happy baby and a happy baby and quite interactive and all the interactive and all the rest.

It wasn't affecting It wasn't affecting her mentally. But you could her energy levels her energy levels would decrease and her stom yag decrease and her stom yag was de-extended from the liver swelling up. She could never crawl. All she could do was sit up and lay down. She never had any of that normal active life that a toddler would have.

Initiative Her condition gradually deteriorated gradually deteriorated so she ended up having ended up having very significant internal bleeding. The final bleeding. The final tiex it happened she vomited a lot of blood repeatedly. She blood repeatedly. She was rushed to intensive care to ward and rush Friday intensive care straight into surgery. Our doctor, who is the surge, he does the liver transplants and was looking after her prior to the transplant. He's usual a very unflappable man, but even he looked he looked concerned. A lot of the intensive care staff told us afterwards that everybody was worried that estimated she lost her estimated she lost her entire blood volume in that blood volume in that episode. They were transfusing her as fast as they could. Even intensive care nurses and doctors were describing it as scary. She was always quite happy and courageous. of the nurses commented that the morning she was rushed to this emergency surgery said that she was amazed how well she was holding her own, as

sick as she was and sick as she was and bleeding, she was were always told that she would have to have a liver transplant at some stage, but we were hoping it would be up to 20 years down the track before anything would happen. Happy birthday to you... You just don't know when it will happen and you have to live your whole life as if it would happen in the next five minutes. You have to think about all the time - soup that five minutes from now the phone will ring and you will drive to Sydney. We were carrying mobiles with us. I had it at work and was prepared to drop everything and run off. Every time the mobile would ring, you would wonder if this was the call. About 9:30 one night of the nurses came to me and said the transplant coordinator is on the phone and wants to talk to you. I just about collapsed. He said we had a liver for cord eela. My knees went to jelly and I was really relieved, but I almost couldn't believe it. Warrwick couldn't believe it. Rachael came in flapping a piece of paper saying, "We've got a liver."

No, I'll believe it when I see it. She said everyone was running around preparing

upstairs. How do you describe that? It was all a bit overwomening. It's hard to explain. When you see your

child laying there that sick thaend you get this great, great gift from somebody, it's pretty amazing because you think that somewhere some think that somewhere some other family have lost someone. I noticed the first thing post transplant was that when she used to try before a transplant when she was really sick her tears were yellow. They would run down her face and they were yellow. After transplant, the first time she cried her tears were clear. That was a big That was a big moment. She could never really eat before. We would be happy if she had a

tablespoon's worth of food. Now she will have a plateful and want more. She's putting

want more. She's putting on weight. She's still really

little, but is putting on

weight and starting to - she could never crawl or

could never crawl or do anything like that because

anything like that because she was too weak. She's starting to

learn how to do all those

things. Good work. Apparently Australians are in

Australians are in theory really supportive of donating

organs after their death, but

in practice it doesn't happen

as much as it should. It's really important for people really important for people to think bit. And to make that decision because they are decision because they are no good to somebody who has died.

I hope it has helped. I hope the stories in the papers the stories in the papers and on the radios has actually helped people make a decision

to become an organ donor or to become an organ donor or to tell their family about organ donation. We're always We're always aware of the other family that did the great thing of giving somebody close to them has died and the family has, you know, donated has, you know, donated their organs to a good Can you say dad? And the Canberra community has been fantastic here. Everybody's been really supportive and helpful. Yeah, it brings out best in people, I think, sort of situations.

Beautiful family. We'll have more information about more information about organ donation on our website donation on our website on Monday. And don't forget Monday. And don't forget the NSW edition NSW edition of Stateline, featuring the new Premier can be seen here be seen here tomorrow at Midday instead of our usual repeat. To finish the program, finish the program, photos of Hilary Wardaugh at Hilary Wardaugh at the M16 Gallery celebrating dads and their sons. So happy their sons. So happy Father's Day for all for Day for all for Sunday. Goodnight.

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