Judgment summaries

September

12 September 2018

For judgment:

The Queen v Dennis Bauer (A Pseudonym) [2018] HCA 40 (PDF) (RTF)

Pipikos v Trayans [2018] HCA 39 (PDF) (RTF)

For publication of reasons:

Mighty River International Ltd v Hughes & Ors; Might River International Ltd v Mineral Resources Ltd & Ors [2018] HCA 38 (PDF) (RTF)

August

15 August 2018

For judgment:

HFM043 v The Republic of Nauru [2018] HCA 37 (PDF) (RTF)

Nobarani v Mariconte [2018] HCA 36 (PDF) (RTF)

Shrestha v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor; Ghimire v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor; Acharya v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor
[2018] HCA 35 (PDF) (RTF)

Hossain v Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Anor [2018] HCA 34 (PDF) (RTF)

8 August 2018

For judgment:

DL v The Queen [2018] HCA 32 (PDF) (RTF)

The Commissioner of Taxation for the Commonwealth of Australia v Thomas; The Commissioner of Taxation for the Commonwealth of Australia v Martin Andrew Pty Ltd; The Commissioner of Taxation for the Commonwealth of Australia v Thomas Nominees Pty Ltd; The Commissioner of Taxation for the Commonwealth of Australia v Thomas [2018] HCA 31 (PDF) (RTF)

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection v SZVFW & Ors [2018] HCA 30 (PDF) (RTF)

For publication of reasons:

The Queen v Falzon [2018] HCA 29 (PDF) (RTF)

News Room

Portfolio Supplementary Additional Estimates Statements 2017-18
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Portfolio Budget Statements (PBS) 2018–19

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Portfolio Budget Statements 2018–19

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   2016-2017 Annual Report

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Notices/Opening

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.

2018 Sittings Calendar (PDF - 423k) (HTML)
2019 Sittings Calendar (PDF - 474k) (HTML)

Music at the Court

View the 2018 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:

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