Indigenous constitutional recognition to be put to referendum in next three years, Minister to promise


A proposal to recognise Indigenous people in the constitution will be put to a referendum within three years, the Federal Government is set to promise.

In a National Press Club address, Minister for Indigenous Australians Ken Wyatt will today pledge to "bring forward a consensus option" during the current term of Parliament.

He will say "the Morrison Government is committed" to Indigenous constitutional change.

Hundreds of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people met at Uluru in 2017 and demanded an Indigenous advisory body be added to the nation's founding document...

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