The Taskforce meets with key stakeholders in Mt Isa. (L-R) Tui Savu (QIFVLS), Aunty Val, Kim Byrne (AIDRWA), Ms Margaret McMurdo, Thelma Schwartz (Taskforce) Aunty Pattie, Lisa Hillary (QPS), Sarah Kay (Taskforce secretariat) and Abbey Huckstep (Legal Aid).
Taskforce Chair The Honourable Margaret McMurdo AC (2nd R) meets with Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Council Co-Chairs Mr Bob Atkinson AO APM and Ms Kay McGrath OAM,
Taskforce members meet staff at the Specialist DFV Court at Southport, Queensland’s first permanent specialist DFV court.
Taskforce member Deputy Commissioner Tracy Linford APM and Chair Margaret McMurdo meet with QPS Commissioner Katarina Carroll.
The Taskforce meets with the Queensland Law Society president Elizabeth Shearer and members of the QLS team.
Over 80 stakeholders attended our Brisbane forum about domestic and family violence and coercive control.
Pictured is Taskforce member Thelma Schwartz and a member of the secretariat.
Representatives from Centacare, the Centre for Women, Dillon Legal, Gold Coast Youth Service, Legal Aid, Macleod Refuge, the Sara Program and Rise Legal shared their views on Discussion Paper 1 at our Gold Coast forum.