National Press Club Address – Towards a reconciled Australia

Australian Human Rights Commission media release
5 October 2010

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner Mick Gooda will address the National Press Club on Wednesday, 3 November 2010 to outline what he considers to be the key priorities for his term as Social Justice Commissioner.

Commissioner Gooda will speak about the issues critical to the advancement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in contemporary 21st Century Australia.

He will focus on how building and strengthening relationships are central elements for a healthy, respectful and reconciled Australia, with issues such as Constitutional recognition guaranteed to be top of the list in Commissioner Gooda’s address.

Tickets are expected to sell quickly.

Tickets are $55 (member) or $75 (non-member) and can be obtained by registering at

Commissioner Gooda’s address will be held on Wednesday November 3, 2010, 11.45am – 1.30pm at the National Press Club 16 National Circuit, Canberra.