Great Bar Boat Race


The Great Bar Boat Race was held on 18 December 2006. A list of placings, times and handicaps may be downloaded in pdf. A full report on the race will be published in the January 2007...

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Latest Federal Court Amendment Rules

The Federal Court Amendment Rules 2006 (No 3) will commence on 22 December 2006.

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Family Court Practice Direction No.4 of 2006: Trial of new forms for initiating application

In order to advance the implementation of the Combined Registry Project, the Family Court of Australia and the Federal Magistrates Court of Australia have agreed to trial a new form entitled...

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Swearings in

Peter Raymond Zahra SC will be sworn in as a District Court judge on Tuesday, 30 January, 2007 at 11.30 am in Court 21 John Maddison Tower, level 21, 86-90 Goulburn Street with a morning tea to...

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Uniform Civil Procedure Update

The Working Party on Civil Procedure is redesigning the civil forms. It will progressively release the forms for public comment from December 2006. Copies of the redesigned forms are available from...

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Advocacy course at the University of Western Australia

The Australian Bar Association is conducting an intensive five day residential advocacy course for 24 junior counsel at the University of Western Australia in Perth from 20-25 January 2007. A very...

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Judicial appointments

David Hammerschlag SC has been appointed as a judge of the Supreme Court of New South Wales, effective 30 January 2007.

Elizabeth Fullerton SC has been appointed as a judge of the Supreme Court of...

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Library Hours over Christmas

The Bar Library will be closed from 12pm, Thursday 7 December 2006 for the New South Wales Bar Association Christmas Party. Due to the postponement of the library’s renovations, the library will...

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Bench & Bar v Solicitors Golf Day: 18 January 2007

The annual Bench and Bar v Solicitors Golf Day will be held at Manly Golf Club on Thursday, 18 January 2007. Christmas is fast approaching, so please respond to the invitation as soon as possible....

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