' National Sorry Day 2015 ' , Australia
Embroidered section of the music manuscript from "Sorry Song" by Kerry Fletcher . Acquired by "National Museum of Australia"
(Artwork - Sandy Ruthven- original member of choir who 1st performed this song in 1998).
Hear or download Sorry Song at - www.sorrysong.com.au
See video of hands at - www.youtube.com/watch?v=xvRFvSt3JAA
SORRY DAY is on 26 May, the anniversary of the day that the "Bringing Them Home Report" was tabled in Federal Parliament in 1997.
17th ANNIVERSARY - 26th May 2015
NATIONAL APOLOGY DAY is on 13 Feb, the anniversary of Kevin Rudd's (Prime Minister) speech and a unanimous vote for a motion of Apology in the Federal Parliament in 2008.
in the words of Brian Doyle-
*** " I can only bow and pray quietly against such unthinkable pain....." ***