Speakers

Julie McCrossin

Much loved journalist, facilitator and social justice advocate

Julie McCrossin gets people talking and she is renowned for her warmth, humour, intelligence and commitment to social justice.

After 20 years as a broadcaster with ABC Radio National, ABC TV and Network Ten, she is now a freelance journalist and facilitator. She presented the radio show Life Matters on ABC Radio National for 5 years, covering countless health, welfare and educational topics with a frequent rural focus. Julie was also a team leader on the media quiz show “Good News Week” for 5 years on Network Ten and ABC TV.

Currently Julie writes for the NSW Law Society Jourbal and facilitates conferences and seminars nationally. Julie offers a range of interactive formats that stimulate audience discussion while keeping people on topic and on time. Julie is especially known for her capacity to guide forums on sensitive topics, such as suicide prevention, mental health, child protection and family law.

Julie has qualifications in the arts, education and law. She is an Ambassador for Beyond Five, Targeting Cancer and TROG Cancer Research.

Our Early Bird Tickets are now available and are your last chance to save $100 off the standard 2 Day Conference ticket price and $170 off the standard 4 Day Gold Pass Package price (includes 2 Day Conference plus Pre- and Post-conference workshops).