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A Little Night Sitting - Hansard: A History

A Little Night Sitting - Hansard: A History

‚ÄčIn a modern democracy, we take for granted the right to know what is said by our elected representatives in Parliament. But this wasn't always the case.

  Join us to celebrate 140 years of Hansard in the NSW Parliament: 

 

  • Find out about the sometimes dangerous history of parliamentary reporting in the Westminster system;

  • Hear from the NSW Parliament's Editor of Debates about how Hansard works in the State Parliament;

  • Visit the historic Legislative Assembly and Legislative Council Chambers and view the Hansard reporters at work.

 

WHEN: Tuesday 22 October 5.00 pm to 7.00 pm 

FREE ENTRY

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL: 9230 2047 or email us.

LOCATION: Jubilee Room, Parliament House, 6 Macquarie Street SydneyALNS_October_Internet_949x300.jpg