B. Witnesses appearing and public and private hearings

Monday, 29 January 2018 (private hearing)

Parliament House, Canberra

Attorney-General’s Department

Ms Anna Harmer, First Assistant Secretary
Ms Tara Inverarity, Assistant Secretary
Ms Laura Marson, Director

Australian Federal Police

Assistant Commissioner Debbie Platz
Commander Justine Gough
Mr Tony Alderman, Manager, Government and Communications

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation

Mr Peter Vickery, Deputy Director-General
Dr Wendy Southern, Deputy Director-General
First Assistant Director-General, Office of Legal Counsel
First Assistant Director-General, Counter-Espionage and Interference
Director

Tuesday, 30 January 2018 (public hearing)

Parliament House, Canberra

Australian Catholic Bishops Conference

Ms Suzanne Greenwood
Bishop Robert McGuckin
Mr Francis Xavier Moore

Australian Financial Markets Association

Mr David Lynch, Chief Executive Officer
Mr David Love, General Counsel

Australian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association

Mr Christian Gergis, Policy and Research Manager, Australian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association

Australian Professional Government Relations Association

Mr Les Timar, President
Ms Feyi Akindoyemi, Secretary

Community Council for Australia

Mr David Crosbie, Chief Executive Officer

Group of Eight

Ms Vikki Thomson, Chief Executive

Individuals

Mr Peter Jennings

Joint media organisations

Mr Paul Murphy, Chief Executive, Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance
Ms Georgia-Kate Schubert, Head of Policy and Government Affairs, News Corp Australia
Mr Bruce Meagher, Group Director, Corporate Affairs, Foxtel
Ms Holly Brimble, Manager, Policy and Regulatory, Australian Subscription Television and Radio Association
Ms Sarah Waladan, Head of Legal and Regulatory Affairs, Free TV Australia

Law Council of Australia

Mr Arthur Moses, President-elect
Mr Morry Bailes, President
Dr Natasha Molt, Deputy Director of Policy
Ms Alice Macdougall

Law Firms Australia

Mr Mitch Hillier, Executive Director
Mr Stephen Mason, Special Counsel

Office of the Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman

Mr Craig Latham, Deputy

Universities Australia

Ms Catriona Jackson, Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Professor Andrew Vann, Deputy Chair

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 (public hearing)

Parliament House, Canberra

Attorney-General’s Department

Ms Anna Harmer, First Assistant Secretary
Ms Tara Inverarity, Assistant Secretary
Ms Laura Marson, Director

Australian Federal Police

Assistant Commissioner Debbie Platz
Mr Tony Alderman, Manager, Government and Communications

Australian Human Rights Commission

Mr Edward Santow, Human Rights Commissioner
Mr John Howell, Lawyer

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation

Mr Peter Vickery, Deputy Director-General
Dr Wendy Southern, Deputy Director-General

Department of Home Affairs

Ms Kelly Williams, Acting First Assistant Secretary, National Security and Law Enforcement Division, Policy Group

Individuals

Professor Clive Hamilton

Office of the Commonwealth Ombudsman

Ms Jaala Hinchcliffe, Acting Ombudsman
Ms Doris Gibb, Acting Deputy Ombudsman

Office of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security

Mr Jake Blight, Deputy Inspector-General
Ms Christina Raymond, Investigation and Review Officer

Thursday, 15 February 2018 (public hearing)

Parliament House, Canberra

Individuals

Professor Anne-Marie Brady

Friday, 16 February 2018 (public hearing)

Parliament House, Canberra

Australian Charities and Not-for-profit Commission

Dr Garry Johns, Commissioner

Individuals

Mr Bret Walker SC

Joint media organisations

Mr Paul Murphy, Chief Executive, Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance
Ms Georgia-Kate Schubert, Head of Policy and Government Affairs, News Corp Australia
Mr Bruce Meagher, Group Director, Corporate Affairs, Foxtel
Ms Sarah Kruger, Head of Legal and Regulatory Affairs, Commercial Radio Australia
Ms Sarah Waladan, Head of Legal and Regulatory Affairs, Free TV Australia

Office of the Australian Information Commissioner

Mr Timothy Pilgrim, Information Commissioner
Ms Angelene Falk, Deputy Commissioner

Friday, 16 February 2018 (private hearing)

Parliament House, Canberra

Attorney-General’s Department

Ms Anna Harmer, First Assistant Secretary
Ms Tara Inverarity, Assistant Secretary
Ms Laura Marson, Director

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation

Dr Wendy Southern, Acting Director-General
Acting Deputy Director-General
First Assistant Director-General, Counter-Espionage and Interference

Friday, 16 March 2018 (public hearing)

St Andrews Place, East Melbourne

Attorney-General’s Department

Ms Anna Harmer, First Assistant Secretary
Ms Tara Inverarity, Assistant Secretary
Ms Laura Marson, Director

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation

Mr Duncan Lewis, Director-General
Mr Peter Vickery, Deputy Director-General

Individuals

Mr Tony Kevin

Joint media organisations

Mr Paul Murphy, Chief Executive, Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance (MEAA)
Ms Georgia-Kate Schubert, Head of Policy and Government Affairs, News Corp Australia

Law Council of Australia

Mr Morry Bailes, President
Dr David Neal SC, Member, National Criminal Law Committee
Dr Natasha Molt, Deputy Director of Policy

Monday, 18 June 2018 (public hearings)

Parliament House, Canberra

Attorney-General’s Department

Ms Anna Harmer, First Assistant Secretary
Ms Tara Inverarity, Assistant Secretary
Ms Laura Marson, Director

Community Council for Australia

Mr David Crosbie, Chief Executive Officer

Individuals

Mr Bret Walker SC

Law Council of Australia

Mr Arthur Moses SC, President-elect
Mr Morry Bailes, President
Dr Natasha Molt, Deputy Director of Policy

Oxfam Australia

Ms Rachel Ball, Head of Public Policy and Advocacy

Pew Charitable Trusts

Mr Patrick O’Leary, Senior Officer

Universities Australia

Ms Catriona Jackson, Chief Executive

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