The Australian Advocacy Institute Excellence in Advocacy


The AAI Vulnerable Witness Advocacy Program




The Handbook for Vulnerable Witness Advocacy Instructors [2019] [ download ]


The Workshop Materials document, including the Case Study "Regina v Chris Johns" .

       Version 1 (NSW) ...  [ download ]

       Version 2 (Qld.) (21/9/19).....  [ download ]



The Teaching Videos:



1. The Role of the Court and the Vulnerable Witnesses

with Her Honour Judge Girdham SC,

Judge of the District Court of NSW


Video length: 10 minutes.









2. The Role of the Witness Intermediary

   with Jane Wolf, Witness Intermediary


     Video length: 7.5 minutes.









3. Memory research and factors affecting how we
       adduce evidence from Vulnerable Witnesses

       with Professor Jane Goodman- Delahunty,
       Research Professor, Charles Sturt University


    Video length: 20 minutes.








4. The Principles of examining a Vulnerable Witness

with Grant Brady SC, Senior Instructor and

Moderator, AAI


Video length: 21 minutes.