The debate has raged more intensely this year than last. And surely that is a good thing. Australia Day, Invasion day … when to celebrate it or mark it? Name the politician or media commentator who hasn’t voiced an opinion about it in recent weeks. Dates have been suggested for most months of the year – for assorted reasons or for none.
But what the debate has shone a light on is Australian values. What are our quintessential Australian values? Why not tell us what you think in our Friday Flash Poll: What are Australian values?
And, of course, we’d love you to share your opinions in the comments section below.