Public hearing into Geelong Grammar School to recommence

Public hearing into Geelong Grammar School to recommence

The Royal Commission’s public hearing into Geelong Grammar School will recommence in Sydney on Thursday 22 October and Friday 23 October 2015.

The scope and purpose of the public hearing is to inquire into:

  1. The experience of former students of Geelong Grammar School, Victoria.

  2. The responses of the School Council, Principals and other members of staff of Geelong Grammar School to:
    a. concerns raised about inappropriate conduct, or
    b. complaints about child sexual abuse
    where the concerns raised or complaints made related to the behaviour of teaching and non-teaching staff of Geelong Grammar School towards students.

  3. The past and current practices, policies and procedures in place at Geelong Grammar School in relation to raising and responding to concerns and complaints about child sexual abuse.

  4. Any related matters.

Date: Thursday 22 October and Friday 23 October 2015
Hearing times: 10:00am – 4:00pm AEDT
Location: Hearing room 1, Level 17, Governor Macquarie Tower, 1 Farrer Place, Sydney
(Video link will be established with parties at the County Court of Victoria in Melbourne)

The public hearing will be streamed live.

Media inquiries: (02) 8282 3966 or media@childabuseroyalcommission.gov.au.