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Council

The Council is the governing body of the NJCA. It comprises four judicial members, a member nominated by the Commonwealth Attorney-General, and a member nominated by participating State and Territory Attorneys-General.

Council

The Council is the governing body of  the NJCA.  It comprises four judicial members, a member nominated by the Commonwealth Attorney-General, and a member nominated by participating State and Territory Attorneys-General.

Council Members

Chief Justice Christopher Kourakis (CHAIR), Supreme Court of South Australia

Nominee of the Chief Justices of the State and Territory Supreme Courts

Justice Ann Ainslie-Wallace, Family Court of Australia

Nominee of the Chief Justices of the Family and Federal Courts

Chief Judge Michael Evans, District Court of South Australia

Nominee of the District and County Courts

Chief Magistrate Catherine Geason, Magistrates Court of Tasmania

Nominee of Chief Magistrates of the States and Territories

Mr Cameron Gifford, Attorney-General's Department

Nominee of the Attorney-General of the Commonwealth

Mr David Mackie, Director-General, Queensland Department of Justice and Attorney-General

Nominee of the Attorneys-General of the States and Territories

Alternate Members

Mr Iain Anderson, Attorney General's Department

Nominee of the Attorney-General of the Commonwealth

Mr Richard Glenn, ACT Justice and Community Safety Directorate

Nominee of the Attorneys-General of the States and Territories

Chief Magistrate Steven Heath, Magistrates' Court of Western Australia

Nominee of the Chief Magistrates of the States and Territories

Justice Glenn Martin AM, Supreme Court of Queensland

Nominee of the Chief Justices of the State and Territory Supreme Courts

Justice Mark Moshinsky, Federal Court of Australia

Nominee of the Chief Justices of the Family and Federal Courts

Judge Dina Yehia, District Court of New South Wales

Nominee of the Chief Judges of the States and Territories