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Commemorating ANZAC Day and Centenary of the Battles on the Western Front

Monday, 24 April 2017

Federal Member for Mitchell, the Hon Alex Hawke MP, said the Mitchell community would pause on Anzac Day to honour the service and sacrifice of all Australian men and women who have served in defence of our country.

Alex Hawke said Anzac Day was one of the most important dates in our calendar.

“More than 50,000 Australians are estimated to have fought in the Gallipoli campaign, where some 8,700 lost their lives and almost 18,000 were wounded,” Alex Hawke.

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Multicultural Australia: United, Strong, Successful

Monday, 20 March 2017

Australia’s multicultural story is one of remarkable success Federal Member for Mitchell, the Hon Alex Hawke MP, said today.

Alex Hawke was speaking after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Assistant Minister for Multicultural Affairs, Senator the Hon Zed Seselja, released the Government’s new multicultural statement, Multicultural Australia: United, Strong and Successful.

This statement outlines the strategic direction and priorities for multicultural policy in Australia.

“Cultural diversity has enriched and enlivened our country,” Alex Hawke said.

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