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Your voice is making a difference

If nothing else, recent events have shown that together we can be a voice for reason. By emailing your parliamentarians, you have helped us shine a light on the so-called Safe Schools program and what lies behind the campaign to stop the marriage plebiscite.  

In this week’s enews we ask you to join us in continuing to speak up. Queenslanders can sign and share our new and urgent “Safe Schools” petition, Tasmanians can sign up to a special parliamentary screening of the anti-pokies Ka-Ching documentary and Victorians have only a short time to sign petitions in support of the Infant Viability Bill.  Thank you for your continued prayers, action and encouragement.  

– The ACL Team


Fearless – Eric Metaxas East Coast tour

If you’ve done some googling on Eric Metaxas lately you must be getting excited by his first visit to Australia.

You can attend events we have organised for you on April 21 in Brisbane, April 27 in Melbourne and April 23 in Sydney

The Sydney event will include ACL’s national conference where Eric will be joined by an impressive list of speakers including Miranda Devine, The Hon Scott Morrison, Noel Pearson, Jim Wallace and Dr Megan Best. 


Then share the link with family and friends on social media and via email.



Take Action: Sign QLD ACL Safe Schools E-Petition

Queenslanders, if you signed our petition against the so-called Safe Schools last year, we need you to do it again. If you have not taken action on this petition in the past two weeks then chances are you still need to sign.

Last year 10,889 of you signed on this issue. With your help we can achieve that again. 


Then share this link with family and friends on social media or via email.


Celebrate Easter! in Melbourne 2016

Celebrate Easter is a celebration of the finished work of the cross. Three churches from different denominations have come together to host this event in the heart of Melbourne and everyone is invited.

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Queenslanders urged to vote ‘no’ to more power to politicians

Because Queensland is the only State Parliament without the checks and balances of an Upper House, the Australian Christian Lobby is urging a ‘no’ vote at this weekend’s referendum on four year parliamentary terms.

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You can help save a life

Exciting developments are occurring in Victoria. The first formal attempt at pro-life legislation in decades is underway. 

In May this year, the Victorian Parliament will debate the Infant Viability Bill

It begins with you. We need every Victorian to sign two petitions supporting these efforts.

Print and sign the Legislative Assembly petition, then the Legislative Council petition.

Then get friends and church members to sign as well by sharing this link.


PwC plebiscite figures lack objective credibility, says Australian Christian Lobby

The Australian Christian Lobby has called into question the plebiscite costings released by international accountancy firm PwC because it lacks objectivity.

PwC is not a neutral organisation in the same-sex marriage debate. The firm is a public supporter of same-sex marriage and of Australian Marriage Equality, who are working on the yes case for the plebiscite.

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modern marvel or ethical quagmire?


This week on the Political Spot, Mary Joseph from the Life Marriage and Family Centre of the Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney, speaks to the ACL’s Lyle Shelton on a new parliamentary inquiry into surrogacy.

Mary brings to light new research on the impacts to children through this ethically fraught process.





Just one more day to register for ACL’s viewing of KaChing! Pokie Nation in Tasmanian Parliament.

Join Australian Christian Lobby Tasmanian Director Mark Brown and a range of politicians on Wednesday night for this unique experience.

This year, important political decisions are being made around pokie machines in Tasmania. In light of this, we’d love to share with you the ground-breaking research that this documentary uncovers.