Hearings and Transcripts

Information on the Committee's public hearing schedule for this inquiry will be posted here as it becomes available.

Corrected transcripts of these hearings will also be published here when finalised by the Committee.

Thursday, 13 May 2021
Meeting Rooms G.1 & G.2, 55 St Andrews Place, East Melbourne and via Zoom
Link to live Broadcast
Time Witness Transcript
9:00 am

Law Institute of Victoria
Tania Wolff, President
Gemma Hazmi, General Manager, Legal Policy

9:45 am Australian Psychological Society
Dr. Michael Davis, Chair of the Victorian Branch, and Chair-Elect of the National College of Forensic Psychologists
pdfPresentation978.60 KB
10:45 am Dr Craig Horne  
11:30 am Liberty Victoria
Sam Norton, Senior Vice President
 pdfPresentation2.69 MB
1.15pm Ashleigh Cooper and Scott McKissack  pdfSupporting Documentation provided by Ashleigh Cooper458.43 KB
2:00 pm

Kids First Australia
Aileen Ashford, Chief Executive Officer
Nicole Artico, Chief Operating Officer
Jackie Bateman, General Manager, Evidence Informed Practice

 pdfPresentation4.85 MB
2:45 pm Daniel Morcombe Foundation
Mr Bruce Morcombe OAM, Founder
3:30 pm Body Safety Australia
Deanne Carson, Chief Executive Officer


Thursday, 22 April 2021
Meeting Rooms G.1 & G.2, 55 St Andrews Place, East Melbourne and via Zoom
Time Witness Transcript
9:00 am Victoria Police
Chris Gilbert, Assistant Commissioner, Intelligence and Covert Support Command
 pdfTranscript413.03 KB
11:00 am Uniting Church in Australia Synod of Victoria and Tasmania
Mark Zirnsak, Senior Social Justice Advocate
 pdfTranscript538.32 KB
1:00 pm Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner
Sven Blummel, Victorian Information Commissioner
Rachel Dixon, Privacy and Data Protection Deputy Commissioner
 pdfTranscript543.17 KB
2:15 pm Dr Kelly Richards
Associate Professor, School of Justice, Queensland University of Technology
 pdfTranscript517.95 KB