Event type

International Day
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 12:00am
PwC Barangaroo - Level 15
One International Towers, Barangaroo
Sydney NSW 2000

Date: Thursday 1 March 2018
Time: 2pm for a 2.30pm start
Location: PWC Barangaroo, One International Towers Sydney, Watermans Quay, Barangaroo NSW 2000
REGISTER: https://dda25.eventbrite.com.au/

To coincide with the 25th Anniversary of the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 on 1 March 2018, the Commission and PwC will be hosting a panel event to discuss the successes and challenges of the DDA.

Hear from special guest speaker, UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Ms. Catalina Devandas Aguilar.

Comedian, journalist and ABC radio presenter Wendy Harmer will be the MC to a group of expert panellists, including:

  • Damian Griffis, First Peoples Disability Network Australia
  • Catia Malaquias, Starting With Julius, All Means All, Attitude Foundation, Down Syndrome Australia
  • Professor Helen Meekosha, UNSW
  • Therese Sands, People With Disability Australia

Seats are limited, so please register to reserve your place!

Light refreshments will be provided. This is a public event, so please feel free to share it with your networks.


The venue is accessible. An infrared hearing augmentation system will be available. If you have any requirements that will assist in your full participation please contact (02) 9284 9696 or email dda25@humanrights.gov.au

More information

See the event page at https://dda25.eventbrite.com.au/