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Financial Support for Temporary Visa Holders in Australia - COVID 19

Due to the covid-19 pandemic a lot of temporary visa holders in Australia (visitor visas, student visas, 482 visa holders, working holiday visas), have been left unemployed and stranded in Australia. So far, The Australian Government has done nothing to support temporary visa holders in Australia. It has not provided a clear indication of what, if any financial support will be provided. Temporary visa holders need help and we request the Australian Government provide a clear answer to them.   We

Created: 2020-03-26 Statistics

shut-down-pets-galore-Toowoomba

please sign and share this petition. this store has been running under very questionable conditions, many reports to rspca but no action has taken place. still to this day many birds in small cages together, water bowls dry, food and and bird feeces are always all over the floor, many people have gotten parrots from this shop and have taken them to vet to find they have a desease called "beak and feather" which is highly contagious so basically all of the birds there would most likey have it asw

Created: 2017-03-13 Statistics

Name the NorthConnex Tunnel after Jim Adams.

This petition is to show support for the naming of the NorthConnex Tunnel after Jim Adams who lost his life during the construction of the tunnel on May 23rd 2017. To name this tunnel after a well respected man is a small token of appreciation for both the memory of Jim and his family.

Created: 2020-03-30 Statistics

We call on the Australian Parliament to officially recognised October as International Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day.

To the Honourable President and members of the Senate in Parliament assembled The petition of the undersigned: Every family in Australia has been touched by the loss of a baby through either miscarriage or still birth. Each year 1 in 4 Pregnancy's ends in miscarriage and 1 in 6 ends in a stillbirth, this means that there would not be a family in Australia that has not been affected by the loss of a baby, either directly or indirectly. Yet this is something that most people are never aware of

Created: 2020-10-12 Statistics

Plea from locals to make Cromer safe for pedestrians & residents!!

Please sign to support us in informing the Northern Beaches Council what a serious issue the lack of pedestrian saftey is in Cromer.   The area in South Creek Rd & Fisher Rd North Cromer has been a dangerous area for pedestrians & motorists for many years. With new developments continually being approved, the area is bustling with people, and yet no additional safety or traffic controls have ever been implemented as part of the redevelopments. Over the years, local businesses and parents

Created: 2020-06-29 Statistics

Darts as a Sport in Queensland

Queensland residents draws to the attention of the House that in 2018 Sport & Rec QLD removed Darts as a sport or recreation. This made Darts ineligible for any sports funding or Get Started for our junior players. Darts became a sport in 1924. Australia played its first Championships in 1964 against New Zealand. The World Darts Federation formed in 1976 with 15 nations, including Australia. Queensland is the only state that does not recognise Darts as a sport. Your petitioners, therefore, r

Created: 2020-10-07 Statistics

462/417 working holiday visa type request frozen expiry date due to COVID-19

We sincerely request to frozen 462/417 working holiday visa expiry date because we are unable to depart the border in time due to less flights while change to other visa type (limited visa type can be apply) cost a lot especially when a majority of Australians lost their jobs. Currently there's no vaccine for COVID-19 and many working holiday visa holders get stuck in Australia. We want to obey restriction rules from what Prime Minister Mr.Morrison announced which is to stay at home and self-qua

Created: 2020-03-29 Statistics

Free Australian Tala Pauga: Australian parliament to examine Australia's Extradition Laws and Compatibility with Human Rights

  To the Honourable President and members of the Senate in Parliament assembled: The petition of the undersigned shows: Noting: 1.            The Joint Parliamentary Committee on Human Rights is empowered to examine Acts for compatibility with human rights, and to report to both Houses of the Parliament on that issue and section 7(b) of the Human Rights (Parliamentary Scrutiny) Act 2011 so provides. 2.            The Independent State of Samoa has made a request of Australia dated 6th April 2

Created: 2020-10-15 Statistics

Put the SWEK District in LOCKDOWN

Please keep the SWEK district free of Corona-19. If it reaches the Kimberley's it will have catastrophic effects with many deaths.  I implore the local government to take decisive action NOW. Shut down our regional airport to everyone except essential (food/medical) services.  Shut the highways down into our Shire. No backpackers, no tourists. No-non essentials (food/medical suppliers only). Returning residents need to be isolated and this needs to enforced.  Please step up and save our Shire wh

Created: 2020-03-20 Statistics

Petition to the City of Nedlands to take action to ensure that Point Resolution Childcare Centre continues to be run by the City of Nedlands

This petition is to urge the City of Nedlands to continue the provision of childcare services at PRCC to the ratepayers and residents of Nedlands and surrounds. Over 50 families will be subject to undue hardship if the centre is to close without adequate services otherwise available in the vicinity. We urge our local leaders to act now to ensure the City of Nedlands continues to provide this essential service to the ratepayers, residents and broader community.

Created: 2020-09-16 Statistics