In 2002, SBS commissioned research into trends in multicultural
Australia. The groundbreaking report, involving extensive consultations
across seven sample groups, showed a "dynamic, evolving society where
diversity is embraced as the cultural mainstream of Australia".
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with the 11 Information Privacy Principles (IPPs) in the Privacy Act
1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act).
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