Managing Director Jim Wallace’s appearance on ABC’s Q & A on Monday night was the main media appearance the ACL participated in the last week, where Mr Wallace commented on a range of issues including religion, euthanasia, asylum seekers and gay marriage. However, the ACL also featured in the media in relation to chaplaincy, public Christianity and same-sex marriage. Full list of details below.

Chaplaincy

Williams, L 2011 “Why the Christian right don’t like Gillard” The Punch 21 September 2011

Same-sex marriage

Denholm, M 2011 “Tasmanian same-sex vote to put pressure on federal Labor” The Australian 22 September 2011

Tasmanian State Director Mark Brown participated in an interview with 6PR’s Howard Sattler on a the same-sex marriage motion in Tasmania on September 20, 2011. Click here to listen to the interview.

Tasmanian State Director Mark Brown was interviewed by ABC Hobart about the same-sex marriage motion in Tasmania on 20 September 2011

Tasmanian State Director Mark Brown was interviewed by 4EB on the same-sex marriage motion on 21 September 2011

Tasmanian State Director Mark Brown was interviewed by Southern Cross News and TAS Broadcaster about the same-sex marriage motion being passed.

Christianity

Shelton, L 2011 “Should Australians rethink the relevance of Christianity” The Sunshine Coast Daily, 17 September 2011

ACL National Conference

MD Jim Wallace spoke to Hope FM’s 103.2 about Mr Wallace’s appearance on Q and A as well as the ACL National Conference on Tuesday 20 September 2011.

Asylum Seekers

COS Lyle Shelton was interviewed by Spectrum Online Magazine about the asylum seeker issue on Thursday 22 September 2011

COS Lyle Shelton spoke to UCB News about the asylum seeker issue on Monday 19 September 2011