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  • The outcome of the ACT Government’s hostile takeover of Canberra’s Catholic Calvary Public Hospital is now set to be resolved in the ACT Supreme Court. Lawyers for the hospital in the ACT Supreme Court hearing on Wednesday 7 June 2023 accused the ACT Labor-Greens Government of orchestrating an “active, hostile takeover” which could ultimately lead… Read More

  • LGB Tasmania’s billboard “Let Kids Be Kids” is the latest attempt to expose the harmful, irreversible “gender affirming” treatment recommended by the Tasmanian Law Reform Institute (TLRI).   Long-time campaigner against the TLRI recommendations, Tasmanian Director of the Australian Christian Lobby (ACL), Christopher Brohier, said “LGB Tasmania’s billboard is a clear sign of the increasing… Read More

  • The “Welcome to Hell” sign greeting arrivals into Hobart airport is a diabolical, yet truthful, representation of the annual Dark Mofo event. The Australian Christian Lobby’s Tasmanian Director, Christopher Brohier, said, “For too long Tasmanians have been sold the lie that Dark Mofo is harmless fun, but no longer. The ‘Welcome to Hell’ sign in… Read More

  • Everyday Australians would be perplexed to know that, when it came to a vote on Wednesday 31 May, on the Honourable Sarah Game’s motion that because there are two sexes, gendered pronouns should continue to be used, the South Australian Upper House were unable to settle on a set of pronouns to reflect the scientific… Read More

  • Calvary Hospital has commenced legal action against the ACT Government seeking an injunction to restrain the Government from compulsorily acquiring the Calvary Public Hospital.  ACT’s Australian Christian Lobby (ACL) Director, Rob Norman said “We congratulate Calvary for commencing legal action. It is critical that the ACT Government’s activities are exposed to the scrutiny of the legal process.… Read More

  • Despite a seriously flawed process, the Australian Christian Lobby believes that, the Senate Inquiry titled “Access to Reproductive Health” had nonetheless highlighted some important truths regarding Australian maternity health for women. ACL’s National Political Director, Wendy Francis, said, “The fact that the committee treated 1620 individual detailed submissions from concerned Australians as one submission revealed… Read More

  • The Orwellian named Universal Access to Reproductive Healthcare Senate Committee (aka the Committee to push abortion), has denied the Fair Go principle by refusing to publish all of the submissions made by ordinary Australians. Christopher Brohier, the Australian Christian Lobby’s National Director said today, “The Abortion Committee has said, ‘The Committee has received a large volume of material… Read More

  • Hundreds of people packed the emergency “town hall” meeting tonight at St Christopher’s Cathedral in Canberra to object to the forced takeover of Calvary Hospital. Jeremy Hansen, Acting Opposition Leader for the ACT Liberals, said the undemocratic land and asset grab of the Catholic-owned facility had commenced. Wendy Francis, Acting CEO of the Australian Christian… Read More

  • The Australian Christian Lobby said today that the Tasmanian Government must not proceed on the basis of the flawed and outdated Tasmanian Law Reform Institute’s recommendations which will mandate vulnerable young people being funnelled into irreversible and harmful medication and surgery.   Christopher Brohier, Tasmanian Political Director for ACL said, “A study published on 4 April… Read More

  • The ACT Government has announced plans to mandatorily acquire Canberra’s Calvary Hospital. So unprecedented is the move, that the Labor-Greens ACT Government will introduce new legislation to execute its decision. The Catholic owned hospital has been a strong advocate for the sanctity of human life by conscientiously objecting to the provision of elective abortions and… Read More