All Events

Annual Bruce Childs Public Issues Lecture

Date: 19 May 2015
Location: NSW Trades Hall Auditorium, 377 Sussex St, Sydney
Type: Public Forum
Time: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Cost: Free
The Bruce Childs Public Issues Lecture expresses a commitment to fostering a culture of ideas and debate within NSW Labor.

Annual Jessie Street Lunch Fundraiser: Julia Gillard

Date: 17 April 2015
Location: NSW Parliament House
Type: Fundraiser
Time: Noon
Cost: $40/$70/$100
RSVP: Email:
The Jessie Street Trust is proud to announce the 2015 speaker. Hon Julia Gillard Prime Minister of Australia, 2010-2013

Politics in the pub: Inequality in Australia

Date: 12 February 2015
Location: Harold Park Hotel, cnr Wigram Rd & Ross St Glebe NSW
Type: Public Forum
Time: Thursday 6.30 p.m. to 8.15 p.m., dinner and snacks from 5 p.m.
Cost: Free
How serious is the growth of inequality and its social and personal consequences in Australia?

State funeral for the Honourable Tom Uren AC 1921- 2015

Date: 4 February 2015
Location: Sydney Town Hall
Time: 11.00 a.m.
RSVP: (02) 6271 6043 or(02) 6271 6097 or email
A State Funeral for the Honourable Tom Uren AC, will take place at 11.00 am on Wednesday 4 February 2015 at the Sydney Town Hall, 483 George Street, Sydney, NSW.

The Aporia of Rights

Date: 13 December 2014
Location: Gleebooks, 49 Glebe Point Road, Glebe
Type: Book Launch
Time: Saturday 13 December at 4:00 p.m.
Cost: Free & open to the public
RSVP: Please register through the Gleebooks website or call 02 9660 2333.
The Whitlam Institute invites you to the launch of a new book, The Aporia of Rights: Explorations in Citizenship in the Era of Human Rights, edited by

Abbott’s War on Iraq, divisions at home: developing a progressive response

Date: 27 November 2014
Location: Sydney Mechanics School of Arts, Mitchell Theatre, 280 Pitt St, Sydney
Type: Public Forum
Time: 6.30 p.m.
Cost: $5

2014 Annual C.E. Martin dinner: John Faulkner

Date: 20 November 2014
Location: The Apprentice, Building E, Level 7/695-731 Harris St Ultimo NSW
Time: 6pm sharp
Cost: Earlybird Price: Members/concession $80, non-members $90, solidarity $100 Price includes a 3 course meal and drinks
The NSW Fabians host their 2nd annual C.E. Martin Memorial Dinner. The dinner is named in honour of the first President of the NSW Fabian Society, Clarence Edward Martin, the longest serving Attorney-General in New South Wales history.  The keynote guest speaker will be Senator the Hon John Faulkner, a former President of the NSW Fabians himself.

Annual General Meeting of the Evatt Foundation

Date: 19 November 2014
Location: Waratah Room, NSW Parliament House
Time: 6-7 p.m.

Inaugural Frank Walker Memorial lecture: Greg Woods

Date: 11 November 2014
Location: Theatrette, NSW Parliament House, Macquarie St, Sydney
Time: 6 for 6.30pm

Memories of a struggle

Date: 26 October 2014
Time: From 15 September to 26th of October
Cost: Free
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