ACOSS Budget Engagement Events:

ACOSS Pre-Budget Member Caucus

Tuesday 11 May 2021 | 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM AEST
Virtual | REGISTER

This is an opportunity for members planning to be in lockup or involved in budget day advocacy to come together and share knowledge.


ACOSS Budget Night Member Briefing

Tuesday 11 May | 9:30 – 10:30 PM AEST
Virtual | REGISTER

ACOSS staff and members come together to share notes and initial impressions post-Budget.


ACOSS Post-Budget Member Press Conference

Wednesday 12 May | Morning, TBC
Where: Parliament House, Canberra

ACOSS is inviting spokespeople of member organisations based in Canberra to attend a joint press conference the morning following the Budget.

Please note the time for the Press Conference is to be confirmed. Register for further updates once logistics are finalised.

For more details contact Monique Vandeleur, Director of Media and Communications.


Charting a Better Recovery Webinar

12PM – 1PM AEST | Thursday 20 May

Click to register

With the Federal Budget announced on 11 May, find out how a stronger human rights focus through an Australian Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms can make our community better and happier.


  • Dr Cassandra Goldie, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Council of Social Services
  • Mary Sayers, Chief Executive Officer, Children and Young People with Disability Australia
  • Katherine Temple, Director of Policy and Campaigns, Consumer Action Law Centre
  • Hugh de Kretser, Executive Director, Human Rights Law Centre

Moderated by Professor Hon. Kevin Bell AM QC, Director of the Castan Centre for Human Rights Law, Monash Law.


ACOSS Policy Webinar Series


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