Witness List for 26 May 2020

The Royal Commission into National Natural Disaster Arrangements’ first hearings continue tomorrow, Tuesday 26 May 2020.

The Commission will explore insights into the devastating impact of the 2019-20 bushfires on people and communities.

The following witnesses are expected to give evidence;

  • Professor Lisa Gibbs, University of Melbourne
  • Associate Professor Fay Johnston, Menzies Institute for Medical Research,
  • University of Tasmania
  • Dr Penelope Burns, General Practitioner
  • John Price, Australian Financial Complaints Authority
  • Kate Carnell AO, Australian Small Business and Family Enterprises Ombudsman.
  • Noel Clement, Australian Red Cross

The Commissioners will also receive pre-recorded direct accounts from Mallacoota locals Tim Cashmore, Principal of Mallacoota P-12 College; and Kirsty Hargreaves, Mallacoota Real Estate.

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