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BSL provides authoritative comment, information and data analysis on leading social issues in Australia.

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Youth Unemployment Campaign logo

Our campaign enewsletter presenting data analysis and human stories of young jobseekers.

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Hope Prize logo

The Hope Prize is BSL’s national short story competition, encouraging writers to explore resilience in the face of adversity.

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Sambell Oration

The Sambell Oration has been delivered each year since 1981. Named after former BSL executive director, Geoffrey Sambell, the event reflects his concern for social justice.

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