Event type

Lecture
Date: 
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 6:00pm
Address:
The Theatre, Australian National Maritime Museum
2 Murray Street
Darling Harbour NSW 2000
Australia
Image: 
Presenter: 
The Hon. Chief Justice Robert French AC

Host: Dr Tim Soutphommasane, Race Discrimination Commissioner.

The year 2015 marks the 40th anniversary of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth), Australia’s first federal human rights and anti-discrimination legislation.

The Kep Enderby Memorial Lecture is an Australian Human Rights Commission annual public lecture to honour the memory of The Hon. Kep Enderby QC (1926-2015), who as Attorney-General introduced the Racial Discrimination Bill in the House of Representatives on 13 February 1975. The Racial Discrimination Act 1975 (Cth) came into force on 31 October 1975.

The Hon. Robert French AC, Chief Justice of the High Court of Australia, will deliver the inaugural Kep Enderby Memorial Lecture.

Access: This venue is wheelchair accessible. If you have any requirements that will assist your full participation in this event please let us know at: racediscriminationcommissioner@humanrights.gov.au.  

RSVP: Register online