ALGA NGA2019 Notes 1
|Welcome to Country - Wally Ball from the Yarrh Language Group of the Ngunnawall from around the town of Yass|
|ALGA Campaign - A Fairer Share Campaign|
Wujal Wujal Emergency Management Wireless NetworkThe principal purpose of the network is to provide emergency management communication between the users of the network including Council, Community, Police, Health and Emergency Services prior, during and immediately following an emergency event. It is intended for communication between Council, local residents and visitors when and if normal telecommunications are compromised... https://www.wujalwujalcouncil.qld.gov.au/community/local-wifi/
Karen MiddletonKaren Middleton analysis of the Federal Election and chaired panel of Mayors - Gawler SA, Parkes NSW and Diamantina QLD
- 800 Attendees
- 273 Voting Delegates (ie 273 Councils)
- 121 Motions + an Urgent Motion
That the National General Assembly request the Commonwealth Government to initiate a Referendum at the earliest opportunity seeking agreement for recognition of Local Government in the Australian Constitution.
Objective: Applies across the nation
Key Arguments: Local Government presently depends on the continued will of the various State legislatures to empower local governments to exist and perform various functions. It seems preferable that the Commonwealth entrench the right for Councils to exist and perform certain roles.