Visit Victoria's bailout of Netball Australia turns an act of activism into a political move

Simon Cowan
November 5 2022 - 5:30am

The saga of Netball Australia's initial failed partnership with Hancock Prospecting, and its subsequent replacement by a deal with the taxpayer-funded Visit Victoria, displays some of what is right, and much of what is wrong, with activism's latest iteration.

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Simon Cowan

Simon Cowan

Canberra Times columnist

Simon Cowan is research director at the Centre for Independent Studies and a regular columnist for The Canberra Times.

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