"NT Bong ban won't stop smokers"
“It’s hypocrisy personified how the prohibition is enforced at the moment,” Mr Lawrence said. “You’ve got positive outcomes from medicinal cannabis, we all know that it has health properties, and many people have known that for decades, like myself.” (Lance Lawrence)
Article featured in the NT News. By Matt Garrick, May 28 2016.
With Hemp Party president Michael Balderstone.
Also featured in the Herald Sun and Daily Mail Australia:
"Northern Territory finally gets around to banning the sale of bongs, leaving pro-pot campaigners up in arms." By Nelson Groom, Daily Mail Australia, May 28 2016
Former boomerang maker running for NT Parliament"
Lance Lawrence is fed up with the state of Territory politics.
For 50 year the "man of the land" has lived in the Territory and watched as governments have tried and "failed" to deliver better outcomes for Territorians.
"I am completely incensed about what is happenng now," Lance told Rural Weekly.
"My main concern is the health and education of the Aboriginal people."
"I came to the Territory 50 years ago and the lack of resources in remote communities is a joke"
Article featured in Rural Weekly. By Mark Wilton, published 1st April 2016
Also featured in the Sunshine Coast Daily
Interview with the Northern Territory Statehood Steering Committee, 2011
Published May 2010.
"Reliving Territory History Through The Eyes of a True Bushman; Lance Lawrence Remembers" - with Annie Gastin, ABC Darwin.
Interview with Annie Gaston, ABC Darwin, broadcast 6 November 2009
"Annie Gastin talks with stockman, fisherman, boomerang maker, portrait model and poet Lance Lawrence about 43 years in the NT."
In the media: articles, interviews and other media surrounding Lance's activities in Northern Territory politics and society.