The state's Premier has called the offshore detention of children "unacceptable."
"What the rest of the country takes for granted, we're fighting for now."
The Western Australian government defends closing Aboriginal communities by saying they're economically unviable. Regardlessly, many see the move as more of a land grab.
The Australian government says it can no longer afford to provide basic services to many remote communities, meaning some residents could be forced to relocate.
WA’s Troy Buswell is returning to parliament.