Referendum result and lowering of Aboriginal Flag

The City of Cockburn's response to PerthNow about the Referendum and lowering the Aboriginal Flag, 17 October 2023

Question: The City of Fremantle has decided to lower the Aboriginal flag to half-mast, following the referendum result. Just reaching out to see if the City of Cockburn is planning anything similar?
In regard to flag flying, the City of Cockburn follows directives from the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries and has received no directive to date.   

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Media and Communications Officer
City of Cockburn

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Phone 08 9411 3551

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Cockburn Nyungar moort Beeliar boodja-k kaadadjiny. Koora, yeyi, benang baalap nidja boodja-k kaaradjiny.
Ngalak kaadatj dayin boodja, kep wer malayin. Ngalak kaadatj koora koora wer yeyi ngalang birdiya.

City of Cockburn acknowledges the Nyungar people of Beeliar boodja. Long ago, now and in the future they care for Country.
We acknowledge a continuing connection to land, waters and culture and pay our respects to the Elders, past and present.