Sydney Public Hearings FAQs
Where Do I Go?
Monday 28th, Tuesday 29th, Wednesday 30th, and Thursday 31st October
Monday 4th, Tuesday 5th, and Wednesday 6th November
Building 1, Level 3, Room 69
Western Sydney University, Parramatta Campus
Monday 11th and Tuesday 12th of November
Building I, Level 1, Room 4 & 5
Western Sydney University Penrith Campus
Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th November
Building 3, Level 4, Room 1
Western Sydney University Liverpool Campus
Agenda On The Day
The agenda for each public hearing is as follows:
|9:00 am||Public hearing begins|
|9:00-9:35 am||Presentation #1|
|9:40-10:15 am||Presentation #2|
|10:40-11:15 am||Presentation #3|
|11:20-11:55 am||Presentation #4|
|12:00 -1:00 pm||LUNCH|
|1:00-1:35 pm||Presentation #5|
|1:40-2:15 pm||Presentation #6|
|2:40-3:15 pm||Presentation #7|
|3:20-3:55 pm||Presentation #8|
|4:00 pm||Public hearings end|
Each presentation runs for 20 minutes, followed by 15 minutes of question time from the Commissioners. There will be time during the breaks and at the end of the day to have conversations with the presenters, other observers and the Commissioners.
Commissioners sitting accross the Sydney CBD, Parramatta, Penrith, and Liverpool hearings include: Major David Eldridge AM, Dr. May Lam, Ms. Lisa Paul AO PSM, Ms. Sophie Johnston, and Mr. Howard Kelly. You can read their biographies here.
General Tips For Being An Observer
- Please put your phones on silent as to not disturb the presenters
- Remain quiet during the presentations
- Please do not film or take photos of people presenting without prior consent
- Time your arrival and departure before or after presentations, not during someone’s presentation.
Questions Or Queries
If you have any questions or queries we can help with, please don’t hesitate to reach out at firstname.lastname@example.org. This includes how we can make this event inclusive of you.