Actions and Detail Panel
The New Parliament
Tue. 25 October 2016, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm AEDT
The New Parliament: Challenges Australia can't ignore
The 2016 Federal Election has been run (and won), and the Turnbull Government now faces a multitude of political challenges. At the same time Australia is grappling with significant economic and social issues.
Can the newly formed Parliament work effectively to address these pressing concerns?
Hear from our panel of Australia's leading political and policy experts on the challenges that can't be ignored.
Michelle Grattan AO, Professorial Fellow, University of Canberra and Chief Political Correspondent at The Conversation
Dr Cassandra Goldie, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Council of Social Service
Professor Ian Harper, Senior Advisor, Deloitte Access Economics and Reserve Bank Board Member
Chaired by Professor Richard Eccleston, Director, Institute for the Study of Social Change
Refreshments from 5.30pm.