(Minghui.org) Falun Gong, also known as Falun Dafa, was first made public in Changchun, Jilin Province, China, on May 13, 1992, by its founder, Mr. Li Hongzhi. The practice has since spread to more than 100 countries.

May 13 was declared “World Falun Dafa Day” in 2000. On the occasion of the 2019 World Falun Dafa Day, elected officials in Australia sent congratulatory letters to show their support and commend Falun Dafa.

Victorian Legislative Council Member and Opposition Whip Bernie Finn: 'Warmest Wishes to the Falun Dafa Community'

Bernie Finn, MP, a member of the Victorian Legislative Council representing the Western Metropolitan Region, speaking at the celebratory ceremony at Queensbridge Square, Melbourne on May 11, 2019Letter from Bernie Finn, MP, expressing his support for Falun Gong

Mayor of Cassowary Coast Regional Council Appreciates Falun Dafa's Presence in Australia

Congratulatory letter from John Kremastos, mayor of the Cassowary Coast Regional Council

Deputy Mayor of Sunshine Coast Council Extends Best Wishes for the Celebration of World Falun Dafa Day

Sunshine Coast Council Deputy Mayor Tim Dwyer

City of Gold Coast Councillor Appreciates the Commitment and Efforts of Falun Gong Practitioners in the Community

Letter from City of Gold Coast Councillor Kristyn Boulton

Brisbane City Councillor Ryan Murphy: Truthfulness, Compassion and Forbearance Are Universally Held Beliefs

Letter from Councillor Ryan Murphy of Doboy Ward, which includes Brisbane City