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Tuesday, 4 May 1993
Page: 84

(Question No. 2580)


Senator Short asked the Minister representing the Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs, upon notice, on 4 February 1993:

  (1) What are the details of all advertising campaigns to be undertaken by the department and agencies in 1992-93, including, in each case: (a) the campaign; (b) its cost; (c) its purpose; and (d) the name of the company or agency undertaking the campaign.

  (2) Are there any proposals for additional campaigns to be undertaken in the near future.

  (3) Given the imminence of the Federal election, could the information be provided by 1 March 1993.


Senator Collins —The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission has provided the Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs with the following information in response to the honourable senator's question:

  (1) ATSIC undertook only one small campaign during the year

  (a) An advertising campaign

  (b) Total cost of the campaign was $12,410

  (c) informing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and individuals that the Commission was undertaking an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Act 1990.

  (2) There are no proposals for additional campaigns to be undertaken in the near future.

  (3) Yes