350.ORG RALLY —
1206. Hon CHARLES SMITH to the Minister for Education and
My question is entirely without
notice. I refer to the 350.org rally at Parliament House on Friday, 30 November.
(1) Does the
minister support this rally, which has encouraged children to go on strike—that
is, walk out of school and attend this rally?
(2) Does the
minister support the indoctrination of children by extreme left-wing groups
such as GetUp!, which are involved in this rally?
The PRESIDENT: Minister, you
are being asked to provide an opinion in the second part of the question.
can answer the second part. I do not support the indoctrination of children by
As regards the first part of the
answer, I do not know what the member is talking about, so if the member wants
to place the question on notice, I will give him an answer.