Scott Morrison draws fire over Australia Day comments

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
January 22 2021 - 5:30pm
Prime Minister Scott Morrison during an Australia Day flag raising and citizenship ceremony in 2019. Picture: Dion Georgopoulos

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has called for unity over celebrations for Australia Day and respect for all stories, First Nations and the immigration waves that followed.


Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections, Defence, public service and international governance.

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