Remembering Lanz Priestly

Abigail spoke about the recent passing of Lanz Priestly, who was a dedicated activist of the Sydney community and will be remembered by all who knew him.

Abigail said:

(1) That this House notes with sadness the death of the inspiring and dedicated social activist and
community organiser Lanz Priestley.

(2) That this House notes Mr Priestley’s significant contributions to the community of Sydney,
particularly his dedication to leading the creation of Sydney’s 24-7 Street Kitchen and Safe Space
at Martin Place for unhoused persons.

(3) That this House passes on its deepest condolences to Mr Priestley’s family and the many community members who advocated alongside him.


The full transcript can be found in Hansard, here.

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