Howard Government Retrospective V, 2021



9.00am to 5.00pm

The Howard Government Retrospective V conference coincides with the 25th anniversary of the election of the Howard Government. Focusing on 'The Coalition', it encourages informed debates on the relationship between the Coalition parties and on the policies and performance of The Nationals. Contributions by principal participants, leading commentators, and notable scholars will provide insights into the Howard Government's strengths and shortcomings, and explore the subsequent dynamics of a partnership that is pivotal to Australian national politics.


Presenters include:

Hon. John Howard OM, AC 

Hon. Tony Abbott AC

Hon. Joel Fitzgibbon MP

Hon. Richard Alston AO

Hon. Rob Borbidge AO

Hon. John Anderson AO FTSE

Prof Anne Tiernan

Prof David Lovell

Prof Linda Botterill

Prof Murray Goot

Prof Tom Frame AM

Dr Scott Prasser

Dr Zareh Ghazarian

Mr Paul Davey AM



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