Our 30th Anniversary

On Saturday 16 July 2011, PWDA members, guests and staff came together in Sydney NSW to celebrate our 30th Anniversary Celebration:   Past, Present and Future.

Special guests on the evening were:

  • Graeme Innes AM, Disability Discrimination Commissioner and Race Discrimination Commissioner from the Australian Human Rights Commission;
  • Joan Hume OAM, PWDA Life Member and Founding Member;
  • Senator Jan McLucas, Parliamentary Secretary for Disabilities and Carers; and
  • Emeritus Professor Ron McCallum AO, Chair of UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
A group of people around another person who is cutting a cake. The cake has PWD in icing on the top.
PWDA’s 30th anniversary celebrations. Left to right: Joan Hume, Professor Mary Crock, Jan Daisley, Peter Cassar, Jan McLucas. Graeme Innes, Professor Ron McCallum.