3 Flag raisings in Sydneytomorrow 1 dec
Indonesian consulate at at 7am.
Inner West Council will raise the flag on Leichhardt and petersham town halls. Details below .
If people can get to any of the events that would be a great show of support for the West Papuan people.
Also in particular at Leichhardt as we have to ask them each year and they will continue to do so if some supporters show up. A great photo opportunity with flag.
If you know anybody who might be sble to attend please. Pass on.
Extran from council release
You are invited to the raising of the pro-independence West Papua flag tomorrow, Friday 1 December at 9.45am for 10am at Leichhardt Town Hall.
The Morning Star flag was first flown on December 1 1961. The flag represented the territory of West New Guinea from 1 December 1961 until 1 October 1962 when the territory came under administration of the United Nations Temporary Executive Authority
Indonesia took control over Papua with United Nations recognition in 1969.
Inner West Council will fly the Morning Star flag from two town halls (Petersham and Leichhardt) as a symbol of support for the West Papuan people