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The Salvation Army

699-705 Fourteenth St

Mildura, VIC 3502

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Who is made to feel welcome to our town?

We would like to extend you an invitation to join a community conversation. The topic of this forum is about perceptions and the reality of migrant workers engaged in the agricultural sector - a vital part of our local economy.

This event is scheduled to coincide with the Australian Government Federal Inquiry into Modern Slavery hearing to be held in Mildura - “to further investigate the issue of wage exploitation and slavery-like practices in the agricultural sector, particularly for migrants and backpackers.”

Hear from a range of speakers and the chance ot have your say. All welcome and please pass this invitation onto people who may also be interested in this issues.

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Guest speakers:

Chris Crewther MP, Chair, Modern Slavery Act Inquiry Joint Standing Committee Foreigh Affairs and Trade

Rosie Ayliffe UK-Based campaigner for safe and fair farm work https://www.88daysandcounting.com/

Emma Germano Victorian Farmers Federation Horticulture Group President

Falepaini Maile Tonga Australia Seasonal Work Association

Moe Turaga Survivor Advocate

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All welcome to attend and there will be the opportunity for open discussion.

2pm for 2:30pm start – 4:30pm finish Sunday 29th October

The Salvation Army 699-705 Fourteenth St, Mildura VIC

Afternoon tea provided, for catering purposes please RSVP.

For further information please contact Alison Rahill The Salvation Army - The Freedom Partnership to end modern slavery mob 0429 517 157 Alison.rahill@aue.salvationarmy.org

Your hosts:

Major Belinda Davis and Captain David Davis
Corps Officers | Mildura Corps
The Salvation Army | Australia Southern Territory
699-705 Fourteenth St, Mildura VIC, 3500| PO Box 540, Mildura VIC, 3502
T 03 5023 1647 | M 0409 432 986
david.davis@aus.salvationarmy.org | salvationarmy.org.au

The Australian Freedom Network - Faiths United Against Slavery afn.org.au

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