Media Releases

  • Qld Labor’s Respect at Work and Other Matters Amendment Bill 2024 seeks to introduce extreme measures which would operate to the serious, immediate and irreversible detriment of individuals and organisations of faith, including Christian churches and schools.  Qld Director of the Australian Christian Lobby (ACL), Rob Norman, said, “Labor sources are attributed as saying the party is… Read More

  • South Australia’s (SA) Minister for Health and Wellbeing, the Hon Chris Picton MP, has revealed in response to a Question on Notice that 285 SA children are currently being seen by the Women’s and Children’s Hospital (WCH) Gender Service, alongside an additional thirty 18+year olds as at 31 March 2024.  According to his answer to… Read More

  • After a process that commenced three years ago, Qld’s Attorney General has finally tabled Labor’s proposed amendments to the Qld Anti-Discrimination Act.  The ‘Respect at Work and Other Matters Amendment Bill 2024‘ is bad news for Qld’s faith communities. Rob Norman, Qld Director for the Australian Christian Lobby (ACL), said, “If passed the modified Bill would… Read More

  • Political Party, Australian Christians (AC) have worrying evidence indicating that Meta (Facebook’s parent company) is actively and secretly suppressing the party’s voice on their platform. Wendy Francis, National Director of Politics for the Australian Christian Lobby (ACL) said, “Australia’s democratic values are grounded in the principles of freedom, equality, the rule of law and respect.… Read More

  • A recent report from The Sydney Morning Herald revealed that a music teacher at a Sydney Christian School was stood down after the principal was informed of her same-sex relationship. The relationship, previously kept private, was brought to the school’s attention by a parent, and represented a clear conflict with the school’s beliefs about human sexuality. … Read More

  • In a resounding repudiation, a staggering 85% of NSW residents have completelyrejected Independent MP Alex Greenwich’s highly controversial EqualityLegislation Amendment (LGBTIQA) Bill 2023, according to a parliamentaryinquiry survey of over 13,000 people, as reported in the Daily Telegraph.Unsurprisingly, 82% of respondents also oppose the bill’s radical provisionsallowing 16-year-olds to consent to irreversible medical treatments without… Read More

  • On Wednesday evening this week, the Hon Nicola Centofanti MLC introduced a Bill in the South Australian Legislative Council designed to offer comprehensive exit strategies for individuals engaged in prostitution, granting those who seek to exit the sex trade immunity from existing criminal provisions.   This Bill is the first of its kind to be proposed in… Read More

  • Advocates for life are grateful that Labor backbencher Marisa Paterson will not be putting forward her proposed amendments to expand the ACT’s new voluntary assisted dying (VAD) scheme – which is set to come into effect on November, 2025.  The amendments, which the Australian Christian Lobby’s (ACL) National Director of Politics Wendy Francis wrote about here, would… Read More

  • WA State Director of the Australian Christian Lobby (ACL) today congratulated Mrs Rinehart for standing with parents who object to their daughters being indoctrinated with gender ideology at St Hilda’s Anglican School.  Mr Abetz commented, “It takes a lot of courage for parents to take a stand against their children being indoctrinated with gender ideology in… Read More

  • ACL Calls For an End to Culture of Secrecy Amid Denials and Delays  Governments across Australia are increasingly ‘turning out the lights’ on transparency by refusing and delaying legitimate requests for public information, according to one of the nation’s leading advocacy organisations.  Wendy Francis, the Australian Christian Lobby’s (ACL) National Director for Politics, said, “A… Read More