All Events

10th Australian Society of Heterodox Economists conference

Date: 5 December 2011
Location: Coogee Crowne Plaza Hotel, Sydney
Type: Conference
The Society of Heterodox Economists (SHE) represents a gathering of economists outside the mainstream, who believe that the study of the discipline of economics goes beyond the study of mainstream

Shock jocks & bleeding hearts

Date: 3 December 2011
Location: Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour
Type: Public Forum
Time: 7 a.m to 8.15 a.m.
Cost: $50 (includes full breakfast)
RSVP: (Chris Gambian)
With the shrill squeals of the conservative media appealing to the most reactionary instincts of Australians on one side, and the bleating of starry-eyed progressives unburdened by practicalities of implementation on the other, Labor must go to the next election and carve out a winning margin.

Australian Labor Party 46th National Conference

Date: 2 December 2011
Location: Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre, Darling Harbour
Type: Conference
Time: 9.30 a.m Friday 2 December until Sunday 4 December
You can follow and become involved in the 2011 ALP National Conference by going here.

Annual General Meeting of the Evatt Foundation

Date: 29 November 2011
Location: Waratah Room, NSW Pariament House
Time: 5 p.m.
Cost: Free
The Annual General Meeting will review the Evatt Foundation's activities and consider what we should pursue next year (The AGM is for members only).

Uranium sales to india? Risks & responsibilities

Date: 1 November 2011
Location: Room 423, Level 4 (ground Floor), Building 2 (access from UTS Tower) CB02.04.23, University of Technology Sydney, Broadway Campus
Type: Public Forum
Time: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
RSVP: Spaces are limited, RSVP to:
Prof.  M. V. Ramana: Nuclear Futures Laboratory, Princeton University   Hosted by the Cosmopolitan Civil Societies Research Centre and the Indian Ocean and South Asia Research Network (IOSARN).

Sheila Dow: Policy in the wake of the banking crisis

Date: 27 October 2011
Location: Eastern Avenue Auditorium at the University of Sydney
Type: Public Forum
Time: 8 p.m.
Cost: Free
RSVP: No need to book
2011 E.L. ‘Ted’ Wheelwright Memorial Lecture This year’s prestigious public lecture at the University of Sydney will be presented by Professor SHEILA DOW, the renowned post-Keynesian economist from Stirling University in Scotland. She will be coming to Australia specifically for this purpose. Her topic is: POLICY IN THE WAKE OF THE BANKING CRISIS: TAKING PLURALISM SERIOUSLY.

Evatt Dinner with Amanda Tattersall

Date: 15 October 2011
Location: 345 Edgecliff Road, Edgecliff (Some might prefer to park in Manning Road and walk to the top of Pine Hill Avenue, where you can enter via the top path past the bins - it is easy to find.)
Time: From 6 p.m.
Cost: $100 (payment can be arranged at the time of booking)
RSVP: October to or call Chris Gambian on 0438 898 198
Rebuilding civil society in Sydney

Jessie Street Annual Lunch at Parliament House

Date: 1 April 2011
Time: 12 Noon
Cost: $95 ($70 concession for students and pensioners only)
RSVP: Before Friday 25 March
Join Sam Mostyn at the Jessie Street Trust Annual Lunch.

Reconciliation: the way ahead - an Evatt conversation

Date: 8 March 2010
Location: Sydney Trades Hall Auditorium, 4 Goulburn Street Sydney – enter via Sussex St
Type: Public Forum
Time: 6.30 p.m. for 7.00 p.m.
Cost: $25 ($20 for Evatt members)
RSVP: Dianne Hiles (02) 8090 1170; email:
The Evatt Foundation proudly presents: A conversation between Mick Dodson & Henry Reynolds

Evatt Book Launch: The Tolpuddle Martyrs: Injustice within the law

Date: 9 December 2009
Location: Jubilee Room, NSW Parliament House
Type: Book Launch
Time: 4 pm, Wednesday 9 December
RSVP: or 8090 1170
To commemorate the 175th anniversary of the transportation of the six labourers to Australia and the 30th anniversary of the Evatt Foundation, we are pleased to invite you to join