Judgment summaries

December

13 December 2017

DWN042 v Republic of Nauru [2017] HCA 56 (PDF 291K) (RTF 612K)

Regional Express Holdings Limited v Australian Federation of Air Pilots [2017] HCA 55 (PDF 296K) (RTF 617K)

6 December 2017

For judgment:

Esso Australia Pty Ltd v The Australian Workers’ Union; The Australian Workers’ Union v Esso Australia Pty Ltd [2017] HCA 54 (PDF 296K) (RTF 608K)

Aldi Foods Pty Limited v Shop, Distributive and Allied Employees Association & Anor [2017] HCA 53 (PDF 298K) (RTF 608K)

For publication of reasons:

In the Matter of Questions Referred to the Court of Disputed Returns Pursuant to Section 376 of the Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 (Cth) Concerning the Hon Ms Fiona Nash [2017] HCA 52 (PDF 295K) (RTF 605K)

News Room

Media Release - Appointment of New Chief Executive & Principal Registrar (PDF 280K)

 

NOTICE - Reference by the House of Representatives to the Court of Disputed Returns – MR DAVID FEENEY
(see attached file)

 

NOTICE – Reference by the Senate to the Court of Disputed Returns – SENATOR KATY GALLAGHER
(see attached file)

 

NOTICE - Reference by the Senate to the Court of Disputed Returns - MS SKYE KAKOSCHKE-MOORE
(see attached file)

 

NOTICE - Reference by the Senate to the Court of Disputed Returns - MR STEPHEN PARRY
(See attached file)

 

NOTICE - Reference by the Senate to the Court of Disputed Returns - MS JACQUI LAMBIE
(See attached file)


Portfolio Budget Statements (PBS) 2017–18

Please click on the link below:
Portfolio Budget Statements 2017–18

 HCA-Annual-Report-2015-16-cover  

   2015-2016 Annual Report

   (PDF 7.3M) – full report

Notices/Opening

 

Passing of The Right Honourable Sir Ninian Stephen KG AK GCMG GCVO KBE QC (1923 - 2017)
(PDF 47K) (RTF 92K)

Access to the High Court building is only from the ground floor (street level) entrance.

The High Court building is open to the public from:

Monday to Friday: 9.45 am to 4.30 pm
Sunday: midday to 4.00 pm

Normal Court sitting hours are from:
10.15 am to 12.45 pm and 2.15 pm to 4.15 pm
The building is closed on public holidays. Admission to the High Court building is free of charge.

2017 Sittings Calendar (PDF - 236k) (HTML)
2018 Sittings Calendar (PDF - 423k) (HTML)

Music at the Court

View the 2017 music program here.

 


Visitors on Sunday can also wander around the building and enter the main courtroom where a Court Guide will explain the history, functions and contemporary role of the High Court.

Audio Visual Recordings

Audio-visual recordings of Full Court hearings heard in Canberra are now available.

 

 

A short documentary on the High Court of Australia:

high-court-documentary