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Gavin Jones created the Deadly Awards 20 years ago. It has brought together community members and celebrities from all over Australia and the World to celebrate in our Aboriginal and Islander culture and talent. It's a time of year when we as Indigenous people come together to say 'Hey, look at us! We're just as Deadly as you mob!' To showcase our art, singing, sport, community and our people. Please reinstate the funding for the 2014 Deadly Awards, even if it's the final one... So we can say a big thank you to Gavin for all the amazing years and a goodbye to an event that we all hold dear to our hearts. 

This petition was delivered to:
  • Leader of the Opposition
    Bill Shorten
  • Minister for communication
    Malcolm Turnbull
  • ALP
    Warren Snowden
  • Leader of the House, Minister for Education
    Christopher Pyne
  • ALP
    Andrew Leigh
  • Minster for Health, Minister for Sport
    Peter Dutton
  • Foreign minister
    Julie Bishop
  • Australian Labor Party
    Anthony Albanese
  • Australian Greens
    Adam Bandt
  • Shadow minister for Indigenous affairs
    Shayne Neumann
  • Opposition Leader
    Bill Shorten
  • Minister for Indigenous Affairs
    Nigel Scullion
  • Prime Minister of Australia
    Tony Abbott
  • The Treasurer
    Joe Hockey
  • Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science
    Christopher Pyne
  • Prime Minister of Australia
    Malcolm Turnbull

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