March 2024

VIC: Justice Kyrou on the new Administrative Review Tribunal – 22 March 2024

  • 22 March, 2024
  • Graduate House, 220 Leicester St, Carlton VIC 3053

The Hellenic Australian Lawyers Association, in conjunction with the Australian Italian Lawyers Association, invites you to dinner with the Honourable Justice Emilios Kyrou AO of the Federal Court and President of the AAT.

His Honour will speak on “Key Differences between the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and its successor, the Administrative Review Tribunal”.

It will be held on 22 March 2024 at 6.30PM for 7PM at Graduate House, 220 Leicester St, Carlton VIC 3053.

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Cost is $115, including a two-course dinner and beverages.

It will be an exciting opportunity for HAL members to listen to our Patron and socialise with the Italian Lawyers in this joint function.

Tickets are limited and there are no tickets at the door. Attendance will provide 1 CPD point.

RSVP 18 March 2024.

February 2024

QLD: Special screening of “George Bizos Icon”, story of famed human rights lawyer – 25 Feb 2024

  • 25 February, 2024
  • Five Star Cinemas, Elizabeth Picture Theatre, 175 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane

The Queensland Chapter of the Hellenic Australian Lawyers Association invites you to its presentation of “George Bizos Icon”, the story of a boy who fled from Nazi-occupied Greece to South Africa as a teenager and went on to become a courageous and celebrated human-rights lawyer.

Throughout his career, George Bizos represented many well-known political activists, including Nelson Mandela in the Rivonia Trial in 1964. This 90-minute documentary uses public and never-before-seen archive footage of the man himself, along with interviews with his colleagues and family.

HAL will be screening this new documentary at Five Star Cinemas, Elizabeth Picture Theatre, 175 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane City on Sunday, February 25 at 4.00 pm, which will be followed by a Q&A with George Georgiou, one of the documentary’s producers. We would like to thank Five Star Cinemas for helping us put on this special event.

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December 2023

VIC: ‘Observations from the Bench’ Save the date – 7 Dec 2023

  • 7 December, 2023
  • Kalus Kenny Intelex Lawyers, Function Room, Level 1, 4 Riverside Quay, Southbank

The Victorian Chapter of the Hellenic Australian Lawyers Association is pleased to invite members to “End of Year Festivities and Observations from the Bench” with Justice Josh Wilson and Silvana Wilson, VCAT member.

They will share anecdotes about their experiences and observations in the Victorian judicial and administrative spheres.

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This event will be held from 5:30PM to 7:30PM on Thursday, 7 December 2023 at Kalus Kenny Intelex Lawyers, Function Room, Level 1, 4 Riverside Quay, Southbank.

Cost is $20 for HAL financial members, and $25 for non-members. Cost includes drinks and nibbles.

It is also an opportunity for HAL members to gather to celebrate the end of the 2023 year.