AWL 2022 was our first in-person event (four events over three days) in four years and was a hybrid of in-person (sold-out) and online, with live streaming sessions in a few places across the country.
Speakers included The Honourable Chief Justice Susan Kiefel AC Chief Justice Bowskill, Chief Justice of Queensland Supreme Court, Hon Mark Dreyfus QC, MP, Attorney-General, Commonwealth of Australia, The Honourable Former Chief Justice Diana Bryant AO QC, President Fleur Kingham, Land Court of Queensland, and the President of the Australian Association of Women Judges, Ms Sadia Azizi, Ms Zahra Aria, Professor Gabrielle Appleby, Ms Prabha Nandagopal, Jane Needham SC, Dr Kylie Weston-Scheuber, Ms Anne-Maree Coyne, Ms Lesley Chan, Jane Caro, Fiona McLeod SC, Professor Megan Davis (accompanied by her sister and also the Uluru Statement from the Heart), Ann-Maree David and Terry Fitzimmons.
Organisers and chairs were President Leah Marrone, Treasurer Astrid Haban-Beer, Secretary Jamie Shine, and Vice President Holly Lam. Steph Tisdell was excellent as guest speaker for the dinner, and we were honoured to award the AWL Award to Kate Eastman SC at the dinner also.
The 2022 Conference is now over. Please view our Gallery page for a glance into the conference. Additional photos can also be found on our Facebook page here.