2018 Michael Kirby Lecture

Keynote Speaker: Ms Sue Higginson

Each year Southern Cross University and the School of Law and Justice hold the Michael Kirby Lecture, which features a keynote address by a prominent person in the areas of law, human rights, social policy or justice [see the archive of lecture topics and speakers, with links to recorded lectures].

We are pleased to advise that the Schools 2018 Kirby Lecture speaker will be Ms. Sue Higginson, who will be presenting

The Lawfare Problem, a Case for an Environmental Rule of Law'

Sue Higginson is a public interest environmental lawyer, the former CEO and Principal Solicitor of EDO NSW. Sue is a graduate of the School of Law and Justice, and celebrated alumnus. 

The Lecture will be held  on Friday 27 July  in C.106, Gold Coast campus.

If you aren't able to attend in person, you can watch a livestream of the Lecture - just select this when you RSVP and we'll make sure the link is sent to you when it is available. 


RSVP at 2018-kirby-lecture.eventbrite.com.au by 26 July 2018.



2018 Kirby Lecture

Date and time

From: 04:15 PM Friday, July 27, 2018 To: 05:30 PM Friday, July 27, 2018


Southern Cross University
Gold Coast Campus
Lecture Theatre C1.06
Bilinga QLD

and Livestream (details TBC)