Awards – Bernard Collaery

Blueprint for Free Speech
02 December 2020
The Australian lawyer Bernard Collaery has won a prestigious British free speech prize for his efforts exposing a secret Australian operation to bug Timor-Leste’s fledgling government during sensitive oil and gas negotiations.
Citation here.

Witness K lawyer Bernard Collaery wins international free speech prize
Lawyer earns the UK’s Blueprint for Free Speech whistleblowing prize for his efforts exposing Australia’s spy operation in Timor-Leste
Christopher Knaus – The Guardian – 3 December 2020   Pdf here.

Annual Spirit of Eureka Award
29 November 2020
YouTube:     Bernard’s talk is from 46.33 – 1.07.40

Liberty Victoria honours Bernard Collaery and Witness J with the Empty Chair Human Rights Award
Press Release – Liberty Victoria – 09 July 2020

Australia Lawyers Alliance 2018 Civil Justice Award
19 October 2018  Also see Congratulations message.

Witness K and Bernard Collaery have been named Person of the Year by
Crikey – 19 December 2018