1. FORM OF SERVICE
There will be an Ecumenical Service at St. David's Cathedral, Murray Street, Hobart at 11.00am on Friday, 31 January 2014.
2. ROUTE OF PROCESSION
The procession will move from the side of Church House (adjacent to St David’s Cathedral) at 10.55am and proceed along the footpath of Macquarie Street and enter the Cathedral by the main entrance in Murray Street.
3. ORDER OF PROCESSION
Chief Justice and Judges of the Supreme Court
Registrar, Deputy Registrar
Supreme Court Associates
Messrs David Paton APM JP and Mr David Hudson JP (representatives of the Justices' Association)
The Hon Matthew Groom (representing the Leader of the Opposition)
The Hon Dr Vanessa Goodwin, Shadow Attorney General
The Hon Elise Archer, Shadow Police Minister
Mr Leigh Sealy SC, Solicitor-General
Mr Daryl Coates SC, Acting Director of Public Prosecutions
Mr Alan Morgan, Crown Solicitor
Mr Peter Worrall, Chairman Legal Aid Commission
Dr Graham Hill, Director Legal Aid
Mr Greg Geason, Chairman Resource Management & Planning Appeal Tribunal
Ms Robin Banks, Anti-Discrimination Commissioner
Mr David Wilson, Director Australian Government Solicitor
Ian Arendt, Assistant Director Commonwealth DPP
Professor Margaret Otlowski & Professor Kate Warner, Law Faculty UTAS
Mr Damon Thomas, Lord Mayor of Hobart
Mr Doug Chipman, Mayor of Clarence
Dr Graham Bury, Mayor of Kingborough
Queen's Counsel, Senior Counsel
Mr Anthony Mihal, President Law Society of Tasmania
Mr Luke Rheinberger, Executive Director Law Society of Tasmania
Ms Francesca Saturno, Deputy Executive Director, Law Society of Tasmania
Mr Martyn Hagan, Secretary General Law Council of Australia
Mr Geoff Bowyer, President Law Institute of Victoria
Mr Mike Brett-Young, CEO Law Institute of Victoria
Legal practitioners generally
Newly admitted practitioners
Tasmanian Legal Practice Course Trainees
All members of the legal profession are requested to robe. If robing, wigs are to be worn. Church House in Macquarie Street (adjacent to the Cathedral) is available for robing.
Those in the procession are asked to assemble at the side of Church House, no later than 10.45am ready to move off promptly at 10.55am. The Registrar will be responsible for ensuring that these arrangements are carried out. The Chief Justice would be obliged if the profession would carry out the Registrar’s instructions. There are no parking facilities available in the grounds of the Cathedral.
4. CLERKS, PARTNERS AND FRIENDS
Persons not in the procession will be directed to pews by ushers supplied by the Registry. They should be seated before the procession enters the Cathedral.
5. HIS EXCELLENCY THE GOVERNOR
His Excellency the Governor and his party will arrive at the Murray Street entrance at 10.59am and will be met by the Dean and conducted into the Cathedral.
5. SEATING ARRANGEMENTS
These will be in accordance with the attached Appendix.
6. DEPARTURE FROM THE CATHEDRAL
His Excellency and his party will be escorted to the Main Door by the Dean followed by clergy, Chief Justice, Judges, Justice Marshall, Justice Benjamin, Justice Slicer, Justice Kerr, Judge McGuire and Judge Baker and associates. Otherwise there will be no retiring procession.
J A Connolly