Courts Open Day 2018
For a day, Victorian courts open their doors to let you see behind the scenes. It's a great day out for the family, offering plenty of children's activities. Join us on Saturday 19 May for Courts Open Day.
Fun family activities in the County Court forecourt include:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Kids can enjoy face painting by Laurie The Face Painter.
11:30 am - 2:30 pm The Great Gizmo will be entertaining the crowds with a combination of uni cycling, juggling, live music, comedy, and most importantly, fun!
12:45 pm - 2:45 pm Kids can enjoy a special balloon from our balloon artist.
There will also be a sausage sizzle from 11:00 am, with all monies raised supporting Berry Street - an independent child and family welfare organisation.
Supreme Court of Victoria
11:00 am How find you? A juror’s experience
1:30 pm 'You be the judge'
3:30 pm Two Famous Cases
County Court of Victoria
10:00am, 11:30 am and 2:00 pm 'Day in the life of an accused' tour
10:30 am, 12:00 pm and 2:30 pm 'I Plead Guilty Your Honour' mock hearing
11:00 am Mock Koori Court
12:00 pm Parole, you decide
1:00 pm 12 Good Citizens: Jury empanelment session
Magistrates' Court of Victoria
10:00 am Welcome by the Chief Magistrate
11:00 am Koori Court information session
11:30 am Drug Court of Victoria
2:00 pm 'Walk in her shoes' tour
11:30 am How VCAT works
8:45 am Information stall
10:00 am Information stall