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Artwork Submitted to the Inquiry

The following poems and drawings were submitted to the inquiry. Click on the images below to view larger versions.

1. Drawings provided by a child who has been in detention at Port Hedland IRPC for 22 months.

Drawings provided by a child who has been in detention at Port Hedland for 22 months.
Drawings provided by a child who has been in detention at Port Hedland for 22 months.

 

2. Two poems and a drawing provided by the mother of a child at Woomera IRPC

 

Click here to read: Just for Australian Kind People (1) and Just for Australian Kind People (2)

 

3. Two drawings provided by a child at Woomera IRPC

"At night this happens" (Woomera, June 2002)

Two drawings provided by a child at Woomera IRPC - At Night This Happens (Woomera, June 2002)

 
Two drawings provided by a child at Woomera IRPC

 

4. Drawing provided by a former child detainee in a focus group of the Inquiry.

Drawings provided by a former child detainee in a focus group of the Inquiry

 

5. Comments made by former child detainee on cover of HREOC Report, Those who've come across the seas

Comments made by former child detainee on cover of HREOC Report, Those who've come across the seas

 

6. Drawing provided by a child at Baxter IDF and given to Commission staff during visit.

Drawing provided by a child at baxter IDF and given to Commission staff during visit.

 

Last Updated 6 March 2003.