7th Annual Remembrance Ceremony

For those who lose their life to illicit drugs

Weston Park, Yarralumla, ACT

Monday, 4 November, 2002


(Click on links to read speeches)

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Zen Zenina (Trad Zulu)

Welcome and Introduction – Brian McConnell, President, Families and Friends for Drug Law Reform

‘Reflections’ – Anne Deveson, author of ‘Tell Me I’m Here’

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Innanay (Trad. Indigenous Australian)

Address: Brendan Smyth, Shadow Minister for Health and Community Affairs


Reading of names
Remembrance of those who have lost their life to illicit drugs
Placing of flowers at foot of memorial
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Guide Me Lord (Trad. African American Spiritual)

Address: Rev’d Gray Birch, Chaplain to the ACT Ambulance Services and former National Director of the Uniting Church Frontier Services

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Halle Halle (Trad. Polynesian)