Full Court Minute Books

Current cases - submissions

These are the current cases to be heard by the Full Court, including:

  • Appeals;
  • Special leave applications which have been referred to be heard by an enlarged Bench; and
  • Matters in the original jurisdiction to be heard by the Full Court.

Brief details are provided for each matter together with the parties' written submissions as they are filed. 

Online video recordings are gradually being restored and made available.  (The previous service provider that the Court used to host videos of its sittings ceased operations from Monday 30 May.)

Case No.

Short Title

M33/2017 Aldi Foods Pty Limited v. Shop, Distributive & Allied Employees Association & Anor
M187/2016 The Australian Workers' Union v. Esso Australia Pty Ltd
H3/2016 Brown & Anor v. The State of Tasmania
A9/2017 Chiro v. The Queen

Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police v. Hart & Ors:
Commonwealth of Australia v. Yak 3 Investments Pty Ltd & Ors:
Commonwealth of Australia & Anor v. Flying Fighters Pty Ltd & Ors

B24/2017 Craig v. The Queen
M1/2017 Director of Public Prosecutions v. Dalgliesh (a pseudonym)
M185/2016 Esso Australia Pty Ltd v. The Australian Workers' Union
S31/2017 Falzon v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection
B72/2016 GAX v. The Queen
A14/2017 Hamra v. The Queen
B20/2017 Koani v. The Queen
S195/2016 Plaintiff S195/2016 v. Minister for Immigration and Border Protection & Ors
M159/2016 The Queen v. Dookheea
C3/2017 The Queen v. Holliday
S53/2017 Ramsay Health Care Australia Pty Ltd v. Compton
M32/2016 ResourceCo Material Solutions Pty Ltd & Anor v. State of Victoria & Anor
S35/2017 State of New South Wales v. DC & Anor
B14/2017 Thorne v. Kennedy
M160/2016 Transport Accident Commission v. Katanas
A8/2017 Van Beelen v. The Queen

It may not be possible to display all the information relating to a case, some information may be suppressed.  The suppression may be as a result of a court order or the operation of legislation.