Bret Walker

Bret Walker SC is a past President of the NSW Bar Association and the Law Council of Australia and was appointed as Australia’s first Independent National Security Legislation Monitor.

Flooded with criticism, MDBA finds a small island of common ground

The Murray-Darling Basin Authority says the recent South Australian royal commission produced some “useful analysis and insights” and notes a few “areas of agreement” in its formal response, but argues it would be too risky for governments to follow the inquiry’s main recommendations. Read More