Liberty Victoria is essentially supportive of the reforms contained in the Bill. We note that there has been a significant expansion in the powers and activities of Australia’s national security and...
October 18, 2018
Join us as we present this year’s Liberty Victoria Annual General Meeting followed by our 2018 Alan Missen Oration
Liberty Victoria members are invited to join us from 5.30pm, as Liberty Victoria...
October 11, 2018
Liberty Victoria is strongly opposed to the amendments to the Corrections Act 1986 (Vic) (the Act) made by the Corrections Amendment (Parole) Act 2018 (Vic) (the amendments).
The effective imposition...
September 3, 2018
In summary, the Bill introduces an important change to the way in which family law proceedings are conducted, so that there is no undue stress and trauma caused to victims of family violence. However...
August 22, 2018
Liberty Victoria strongly opposes the abolition of de novo appeals. These significant reforms have been introduced without evidence-based support. The last investigation in 2006 by the Law Reform...
August 21, 2018
This event is run by Liberty Victoria's Rights Advocacy Project. View the event on their website here.
After two sell-out years, RAP’s annual trivia night is going BIG! We’ve hired the Fitzroy Town...
July 26, 2018
Over 150 free speech advocates are calling on Opposition Leader Bill Shorten to stop the offshore detention of asylum seekers. A letter has gone from those attending the nation’s top free speech...
July 25, 2018
A leading human rights group today joined a chorus of condemnation of new State Government laws that sharply cut the amount of time people may spend together.
Under the laws children as young as 14...
July 24, 2018
Liberty Victoria fully supports constitutional recognition of Australia's First Peoples, in the form set out in the Uluru Statement from the Heart: a constitutionally enshrined, First Nations Voice...
June 18, 2018
Border Politics is a powerful and moving documentary about the plight of people seeking safety around the globe. The film follows human rights barrister and Liberty Victoria past president Julian...
May 29, 2018