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Lush takes on Australia Day: ‘We recognise our power to create change’

A free poster on the Change It Ourselves website. Design by Ben Sanders and Dale de Silva.
According to the ABC’s latest Australia Talks National Survey, conducted in 2021, 55 per cent of people believe Australia Day should not be celebrated on January 26, given the historical significance of the date for Indigenous people.  That’s a jump of 12 percentage points from the last survey, conducted in 2019, and reflects a rapid shift in public sentiment on this issue.  January 26 has long been recognised as a day of mourning for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. I