One of the ways that the Committee collects information is to
talk to individuals and organsiations at public hearings. A record is taken
by Hansard of what is said at each public hearing (a
The Committee has held the following public hearings for the
indigenous businesses inquiry:
You can read the transcript of each hearing that is underlined.
However, to view or print the transcipts, you will need the Acrobat
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The Committee has also held informal meetings with other people
and organisations for the inquiry. The Committee has held such
meetings in Nhulunbuy and Yirrkala (21 & 22 April 1998),
Fitzroy Crossing (5 May 1998), the Warmun community near the Argyle
Diamond mine (6 May 1998), Thursday Island (5 May 1998), and Badu
and Moa Islands (6 May 1998).
There are no transcripts available for these meetings.