Sir John Monash Lecture 2018: David Hill

05 July 2018 | 06:30PM to 08:00PM


Business leader, author and passionate advocate for children's welfare David Hill will speak about his lived experience as a child migrant to Australia and the betrayal and abuse of children in institutions meant to care for them. 

David will also talk about the plight of Australian children in today's care system, as referenced in his book The Forgotten Children

  • Thursday 5 July, 6.30pm – 8pm 
  • Monash University
  • South 1 Lecture Theatre
  • 43 Rainforest Walk, Clayton Campus

This is a free event, however bookings are essential. Attendees please bring a copy of your confirmation email to the event.

Bookings: 9560 1655.

Free parking on campus. Doors open at 6.15pm. 

Parking and event location map (pdf, 590KB)

Hot drinks available to purchase from 5.30pm.

Please note that due to unforeseen circumstances, the presenter of this event has changed from Peter Greste to David Hill. 

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Date & Time

05 July 2018 | 06:30PM to 08:00PM


Monash Public Library Service

9560 1655


Monash University, South 1 Lecture Theatre and South 1 Foyer 43 Rainforest Walk , Clayton 3800 View Map

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