The new Prime Minister has been indulgent and gathered a youthful group of ministers. Makes little difference, the young or the old can be very conservative when the mission seems to be one of flexiblity.
Also, age discrimination exists in the workforce and the issue gets oxygen from time to time.
We need good example. What are the ages of the new liberal party cabinet? Anyone over 40? Maybe.
Something, nothing - on peeping at the positions vacant in Jakarta Post those for secretary stated the desired age and, more or less, remarks about needing a pretty face and the salary about $AU1000 a month.