'Liberty: A History of Civil Liberties in Australia' by James Waghorne and Stuart MacIntyre was officially launched on Wednesday 5 October 2011 at the Gryphon Gallery, University of Melbourne. It was launched by Rob Hulls, Deputy Leader of the Labor Party, Deputy Leader of the Opposition,Shadow Minister for Education
This book is available to purchase from the Liberty Office for $50. All proceeds to Liberty Victoria.
Liberty presents the annual Alan Missen Oration in memory of the late Senator Alan Missen. In 2010 Liberty joined forces with the Melbourne Writers Festival. Previous Orators include Frank Moorhouse, the Rev. Tim Costello, Waled Aly, Anne Funder, David Marr, Fred Chaney, Senator Bob Brown, and Julian Burnside.
Liberty holds a number of other events each year, from film night fundrasiers, public speaking events, book launches, and events to support other organisations such as the Human Rights and Arts Film Festival; the Victorian Law Foundation's Law Week, Refugee Week, and more.
In addition Liberty hosts seminars, forums, volunteer evenings and other events focused on issues to do with civil liberties and human rights.
Please read on for a list of past events held by Liberty Victoria
Past Liberty Victoria Events