ICAC public inquiry into allegations concerning Awabakal Local Aboriginal Land Council now to start Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Friday 23 March 2018

The NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption’s (ICAC) Operation Skyline public inquiry will now start next Tuesday, 27 March 2018 at 10:00 am.

The public inquiry was originally scheduled to commence on Monday 26 March.

The start date has been rescheduled in order to facilitate the resolution of outstanding legal issues.

Operation Skyline is an investigation concerning a scheme involving proposals from 2014 to 2016  for the sale and development of properties (“the Sale and Development Scheme”) owned by the land council, and related matters.

Further details about Operation Skyline are available here.

Chief Commissioner the Hon Peter Hall QC will preside at the public inquiry, and Counsel Assisting the Commission will be Dr Nicholas Chen SC and Ms Juliet Curtin.

The inquiry is set down for approximately three weeks.


Media contact: ICAC Manager Communications & Media, Nicole Thomas, 02 8281 5799 / 0417 467 801