March 2019

QLD: Sir Harry Gibbs Lecture and Tour – 15 March 2019

  • 15 March, 2019
  • Conference Centre, Supreme Court Library, Level 12, QEII Courts of Law, 415 George Street, Brisbane

The Honourable Justice James Douglas will deliver a lecture on Sir Harry Gibbs, followed by a short tour of the Sir Harry Gibbs Heritage Centre.

It will be held on Friday, 15 March 2019 commencing at 5:30pm to 7:30 including light refreshments.

The venue is the Conference Centre, Supreme Court Library, Level 12, QEII Courts of Law, 415 George Street, Brisbane.

This is a HAL members only event and there is no cost for current financial members of HAL. The annual fee for a HAL Ordinary Member is $50, or $20 for students, so become a member of HAL or renew your membership to attend the event.

Go to Trybooking.com to reserve your tickets.

RSVP date is 1 March 2019.

For more information, contact Nicholas Andreatidis QC, (07) 3008 4967 or andreatidis@qldbar.asn.au

January 2019

VIC: Opening of the 2019 Legal Year – 29 January 2019

  • 29 January, 2019
  • St Eustathios Greek Orthodox Church, 221 Dorcas Street, South Melbourne

The Eastern Orthodox Service to mark the Opening of the 2019 Legal Year will take place at St Eustathios Greek Orthodox Church, 221 Dorcas Street, South Melbourne on Tuesday, 29 January 2019 at 9am.

It will be a collaborative service involving the Greek, Antiochian, Russian, Serbian and Romanian Orthodox Churches.

Judicial officers, tribunal members, court officials and members of the legal profession who wish to take part in the procession should assemble at the church hall by 8.45am.  Judges and counsel should robe.

The Service is expected to conclude by 9.45am.  Their Graces Bishop Ezekiel and Bishop Iakovos have extended an invitation to all those attending the Service to join them for morning tea in the church hall at the conclusion of the Service.

For further information please contact Mr Daniel Bellis on 9245 9010 or by email: daniel@greekorthodox.org.au

 

December 2018

VIC: Lecture on the Restitution of the Parthenon Marbles – 12 December 2018

  • 12 December, 2018
  • Ithacan Philanthropic Society, 329 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne 3000

Emanuel Comino AM, Chairman and founder of the International Organising Committee for the Restitution of the Parthenon Marbles in Australia will speak about the importance of returning these sculptures to the Acropolis Museum in Athens.

Mr Jim Mellas will provide a response.

It will be held from 7pm on 12 December, at the Ithacan Philanthropic Society at 329 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne.

This event is free of charge and open to all.