Let’s Move Australia Day!

There seems to be a growing movement to change the date of Australia Day.

Ron Barassi suggests a  day, I agree,  may be more appropriate…

RON Barassi has called for Australia Day to be moved to May to commemorate the day Aborigines were given equal citizenship rights.

Poor old Ron also states that moving Australia day to Anzac Day  would be inappropriate because “”The national day couldn’t be Anzac Day, because we were fighting a stupid war and we lost.”   This indicates that Ron obviously doesn’t understand the “concept’ of Anzac Day (or the fact that we actually won)  – but that’s another issue…

It would also be a bit more “practical” – a quick look at my wall planner indicates that only Queensland has a public holiday in May for Labor Day…

More here:

http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,24960574-2,00.html

So, do Blogocrats agree with changing the date of Australia Day or not?