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Access to Justice Public Meetings - NT and WA

Date posted: 22 July 2013

The Australian Human Rights Commission is currently holding public meetings around Australia to hear directly from people with disability about their experiences with the police, courts and in prison. They are keen to hear from people with disability who have had contact with the criminal justice system either as a victim, witness, offender or because they were accused of a crime.

Anyone with a disability who is keen to share their story with Graeme Innes, the Disability Discrimination Commissioner, can attend the public meetings in Perth, Port Hedland, Roebourne, Darwin or Katherine.

Meeting details are as follows:

Public meeting in Perth
Venue: Equal Opportunity Commission of Western Australia, Level 2, Westralia Square, 141 St George Terrace, Perth
Date: Monday 22 July 2013
Time: 10 - 12 noon

Public meeting in Port Hedland
Venue: Bloodwood Tree Association, 19 Hamilton Road, South Hedland
Date: Wednesday 24 July 2013
Time: 12 noon - 2pm

Public meeting in Roebourne
Venue: Mawarnkarra Health Service, 20 Sholl Street, Roebourne
Date: Thursday 25 July 2013
Time: 10am - 12 noon

Public meeting in Katherine
Venue: Knotts Crossing Resort, Corner Giles & Cameron St, Katherine
Date: Wednesday 31 July 2013
Time: 2 pm - 4 pm

Public meeting in Darwin
Venue: Darwin Central Hotel, 21 Knuckey St, Darwin
Date: Thursday 1 August 2013
Time: 2 pm - 4 pm

Please click on the links to the Issues Papers if you would like to learn more about this project.


Last updated: 22 July 2013
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