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Premier has ‘no plans’ to rename Batman Bridge, will still consider council proposals | The Examiner



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The government has “no plans” to rename the Batman Bridge, according to Premier Peter Gutwein, but will still consider proposals brought forward by councils in the future. John Batman’s acknowledgments in Victoria – including the former electorate of “Batman” in Melbourne – were stripped from him in 2018 due to his self-confessed killings of Aboriginal…

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