Appendix 1 List of Submissions

A last resort?

National Inquiry into Children in Immigration Detention

Appendices Appendix 1 List of Submissions

The Inquiry received a total of 346 submissions, 64 of which remain confidential.

Submissions are available on the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission's web site:

Submission State Submission No.

Abbott, KirstiWA15
Action for Children, South AustraliaSA186
Adougjak, JagoVic90
Aldenhoven, KayeWA9
Alliance of Health Professionals Concerned about the Health of Asylum Seekers and Their ChildrenNSW109
Amnesty International AustraliaNSW194
Amnesty International's School's Network, QueenslandQld284
Anonymous 179, 228, 229, 245, 283, 295
Association for the Welfare of Child HealthNSW148
Association of Children's Welfare AgenciesNSW147
Association of Major Charitable Organisations, South AustraliaSA121
Asylum Seekers CentreNSW114
Austin, JillVic88
Australasian Society for Traumatic Stress StudiesTas145
Australian and New Zealand College of Mental Health Nurses, Queensland BranchQld47
Australian Association for Infant Mental HealthSA29
Australian Association of Social Workers, Western AustraliaWA115
Australian Capital Territory Legislative AssemblyACT189
Australian Catholic Migrant and Refugee OfficeACT198
Australian Catholic Social Justice CommissionNSW129
Australian Catholic University, Social Policy and Advocacy Research CentreVic139
Australian Church WomenWA43
Australian Council of Deans of EducationVic130
Australian Early Childhood Association, NSW BranchNSW161
Australian Education UnionVic226
Australian Federation of University WomenVic39
Australian Human Rights CentreNSW160
Australian Lawyers for Human RightsNSW168
Australian Liquor, Hospitality and Miscellaneous Workers UnionNSW40
Australian Nursing Federation, Victorian BranchVic37
Australian Parents CouncilNSW56
Australian Psychological SocietyQld68
Australian Reproductive Health AllianceACT91
Baglow, LenQld102
Bagshaw, ErykNSW275
Baker, StephanieNSW166
Barnardos AustraliaNSW135
Beijing Committee, Western Australian ChapterWA118
Bender, LynVic206
Bilboe, HaroldNSW268
BirBaskaBoyut GroupNSW141
Blue Mountains Refugee Support GroupNSW31
Bradshaw, DonnaVic235, 235a, 235b
Brennan, Frank (Fr)NSW144a
Brisbane Refugee Health NetworkQld105
Brosnan, KatieWA227
Buddhist Society of the Northern TerritoryNT25
Campisi, JackieNSW100
Carolan, ChristineVic103
Castan Centre for Human Rights Law, Monash UniversityVic60
Catholic Diocese of ParramattaNSW87
Catholic Education Office, Diocese of Parramatta and the Edmund Rice CentreNSW86
Catholic Migrant CentreWA202
Catholic Welfare AustraliaACT136
Centacare NewcastleNSW124
Centacare SydneyNSW187
Centre for Multicultural Youth IssuesVic140
Chatswood Intensive English CentreNSW58
Chauvin, AnitaQld294
Chifley, DanielleACT94
Child and Family Welfare Association of AustraliaVic147a
Clifton, AllanSA251
Coalition Assisting Refugees After DetentionWA133
Coalition for Justice for RefugeesNSW73
Columbus, StevenVic287
Commonwealth Department of Health and AgeingACT285
Commonwealth OmbudsmanACT212
Conference of Leaders of Religious Congregations of VictoriaVic80
Conference of Leaders of Religious Institutes NSWNSW95
Council of Social Service of New South WalesNSW127, 127a
Cowley, CamillaQld272
Crows Nest TAFE, Childcare Certificate StudentsNSW165
Cult Information and Family SupportNSW48
d'Arville, AnaisACT188
Department of Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous AffairsACT185
Dietitians Association of AustraliaACT93
Disability ActionSA78
Diversity DirectionsSA149
Dunn, Isaac 59
Dunn, TimVic101
Equal Opportunity Commission VictoriaVic239
Ethnic Child Care, Family and Community Services Co-operativeNSW76
Ethnic Communities Council of NSWNSW162
Ethnic Communities Council of Western AustraliaWA157
Evans, PeterWA21
Federation of Parents and Citizens' Associations of NSWNSW195
Feith, AnnieVic126
Fifer, HollieVic225
Ford, Andrew (Rev Dr)NSW296
Freedom Bus 247
Fulham, Tori 256
Gallagher, MargaretVic65
Gannon, SusanQld6
Glennie-Infield, Edward and JeanVic67
Good Shepherd Social Justice NetworkVic79
Good Shepherd Youth and Family ServiceVic142, 142a
Gresty, BicVic112
Hale, Christian 28
Hall, MichaelQld288, 288a
Hamilton-Smith, AnthonySA282, 282a
Hansen, QuentinVic83
Hasleton, SimonNSW55
Health Services AustraliaACT267
Highfield, TrishNSW75
Hill, RichardVic8
Hocking, BarbaraVic159
Hoffman, NigelNSW289
Hotham Mission, Asylum Seeker ProjectVic174
Hunter Community CouncilNSW125
Huxstep, MarkNSW248, 248a
Iles, BevWA10
International Commission of Jurists, Australian SectionNSW128
International Commission of Jurists, Queensland BranchQld297
James, RobynQld7
Jealous, VirginiaWA12
Jesuit Refugee ServiceNSW144
Jones, AlanNSW23
Jones, MonaTas26
Justice for Asylum Seekers AllianceVic243
Kellerman, James 45
Kids in Detention StoryVic196, 196a
Kidsafe, Child Accident Prevention Foundation of AustraliaNSW35
Knight, EdithVic57
Kushinsky, LouisVic38
Law Council of AustraliaACT218
Law Institute of VictoriaVic170
Law Society of New South WalesNSW204
Law Society of South AustraliaSA276
Laws, KevinVic22
Lazaroo, CatherineVic99
Leaver, ElviraWA51
Lebanese Muslims AssociationNSW123
Lutheran Community CareSA134
M, JesseVic72
Maddock, LeithWA33
Mann, Tom (Dr)SA254, 254a, 254b, 254c
Manners, EricQld20
Mares, Sarah (Dr)NSW290
Marist Brothers Province of MelbourneVic158
Marist Refugee CentreNSW259
Mayr, TerriSA219
McKinnon, MargaretVic69
Melbourne Catholic Migrant and Refugee OfficeVic192
Melbourne CitymissionVic52
Melbourne International Health and Justice GroupVic63
Mental Health Council of AustraliaACT132
Mercy Refugee ServiceNSW71
Milpera State High SchoolQld274
Minogue, CraigVic286
Multicultural Council of the Northern TerritoryNT27
Multicultural Disability Advocacy Association NSWNSW122
Muslim Women's National Network of AustraliaNSW54
National Association of Community Based Children's ServicesVic116b
National Association of Community Based Children's Services, NSWNSW116a
National Catholic Education CommissionACT46
National Children's and Youth Law CentreNSW85
National Council of Churches in AustraliaNSW205
National Council of Women of AustraliaACT32
National Ethnic Disability AllianceNSW210
National Investment For The Early YearsNSW96
National Legal AidNSW171
Newbound, AngelaSA238
Noonan, StephenSA299
NSW Commission for Children and Young PeopleNSW258
NSW Council for Civil LibertiesNSW104
NSW Department of Education and TrainingNSW257
O'Connor, RoseWA230
O'Neill, Marie (Dr)SA252
Ogilvie, MelissaNSW216
Penney, KerenCanada13
People with DisabilitiesNSW24
Petersons, IneseSA220, 220a
Pfitzner, Bernice (Dr)SA264
Port Adelaide Enfield Council, New Arrivals ClinicSA234
Proctor, Nicholas (Dr)SA241
Prouse, JuneWA18
Public Health Association of AustraliaNSW156
Queensland Independent Education Union, Equity CommitteeQld36
Queensland Law SocietyQld164
Queensland Teachers' UnionQld44
Rae, JenniferNSW97
Rajendra, KrishnaACT137
Refugee Advice and Casework ServiceNSW236
Refugee and Immigration Legal CentreVic246
Refugee Council of AustraliaNSW107
Refugee Review TribunalNSW17, 17a, 17b
Rogalla, BarbaraVic98
Rogers, GarryNSW231
Rogers, MalindaUSA11
Roman, Prince (Dr)NT211
Romero Community CentreQld4a
Roxon MP, NicolaVic77
Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Paediatrics and Child Health DivisionNSW2
Royal College of Nursing, Australia and Australian Nursing FederationACT191
Rural Australians for Refugees, Wangaratta BranchVic155
Sabian Mandaean AssociationNSW260
Salvation Army, Australian Eastern TerritoryNSW42
Save the Children AustraliaVic108
Schorel-Hlavka, G HVic273, 273a
Shepherd, MarilynSA3
Shields, Linda (Dr)Qld293
Sisters InsideQld163
Smith, ClaireQld30
Smith, SharonVic106
Social Justice Committee of the Parish Council, Anglican Parish of West TamarTas34
Social Justice in Early Childhood GroupNSW116
Social Responsibilities Commission, Anglican Province of Western AustraliaWA138
South Australian Coalition for Refugee ChildrenSA183
South Australian Department of Education, Training and EmploymentSA154
South Australian Department of Human ServicesSA181, 181a, 181b
South Australian Department of the Premier and Cabinet, Division of Multicultural AffairsSA201
Southern Communities Advocacy Legal and Education ServiceWA176
St John's Regional College Dandenong, Social Justice GroupVic131
State of Palestine, General Palestinian Delegation, Regional Mission for Australia, New Zealand and the PacificACT1
Suicide Prevention AustraliaNSW167
Swedish Network of Refugee and Asylum Support GroupsSweden298
Tasmanian GovernmentTas197
Tasmanian Office of the Commissioner for ChildrenTas16, 16a, 16b, 16c
Timmermans, LizaVic89
Tobin, JohnVic146, 146a
Torbet, SharonSA62, 62a
UNICEF AustraliaNSW180
United Nations Association of AustraliaACT53
United Nations Association of Australia, TasmaniaTas53a
United Nations Association of Australia, VictoriaVic53c
United Nations Association of Australia, Western AustraliaWA53b
United Nations High Commissioner for RefugeesACT153
United Nations Youth Association of AustraliaNSW152
Uniting Care BurnsideNSW172
Uniting Church in AustraliaNSW151
University of NSW Centre for Refugee Research and Australian National Committee on Refugee WomenNSW81
University of Western Sydney, School of Education and Early Childhood StudiesNSW150
University of Western Sydney, Social Justice and Social Change Research CentreNSW222
Victorian Bar CouncilVic224
Victorian Correctional Services CommissionerVic209
Victorian Department of Human ServicesVic200
Victorian Foundation for the Survivors of TortureVic184
Waanders, OdetteVic64
Walsh, MonicaVic66
West Australians for Racial EqualityWA182
Western Australian Department of EducationWA223b
Western Australian Disability Services CommissionWA223a
Western Australian GovernmentWA223
Western Region Ethnic Communities CouncilVic113
Western Young People's Independent Network and Catholic Commission for Justice Development and PeaceVic199
Women Barristers' AssociationVic178
Women's Rights Action Network of AustraliaVic169
Wood, Margaret (Dr)Vic111
World Vision AustraliaVic50
Youth Advocacy Centre and Queensland Program of Assistance to Survivors of Torture and TraumaQld84
Youth Justice CoalitionNSW208
YWCA of AustraliaACT173
Zeeher, TerryVic177
CONFIDENTIAL64 Submissions

13 May 2004