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Exit Public Meetings & Workshops

Exit public meetings are free & open half to one hour meetings where the legislative history & current political status of Assisted Suicide & Voluntary Euthanasia are discussed. Public Meetings are followed by a tea break & then by the closed Exit Workshop (free for Exit members).

Exit workshops are based on The Peaceful Pill eHandbook & provide an opportunity for audience Questions & Answers (Q&A).

Public Meeting Topics include:

  • History of VE/ AS around the world
  • The Australian experience of 1996 & the Deliverance Machine (& its successor ‘Destiny’)
  • Legal status quo – what you can and can’t do
  • Advance directives & living wills
  • Testamentary capacity: who can make a will?

Workshop topics are based upon The Peaceful Pill eHandbook:

  • Suicide, voluntary death & the law
  • Exit’s Reliability – Peacefulness Test
  • Hypoxic death, gases, dangers, ratings & legal issues
  • Poisons, carbon monoxide, cyanide, detergents – risks, safety & legal issues
  • All about drugs, myths, overdoses, prescription drugs, pain drugs
  • The old fashioned barbiturates & legal issues
  • The Swiss options
  • Living wills, death certificates, autopsies, inquests, wills & testamentary capacity, family counseling etc

Attendance at Exit Workshops is reserved for those over 50 years & people who are seriously ill, or by special agreement.

2017 Workshop Dates

London
1.30-4.30 pm, Saturday 17 June (Note – new date TBC)
Venue TBC

Darwin
1-4 pm, Saturday 12 August
Lyons Community Centre
28 Damabila Dr, Lyons

Townsville
tbc Monday 14 August

Gold Coast
11am – 2pm, Wednesday 16 August
Robina Community Centre
196 Robina Town Centre Dve, Robina

Brisbane
2.30 – 5.30, Thursday 17 August
Kurilpa Hall
174 Boundary St, West End

Adelaide
tbc Tuesday 22 August

Canberra
1 – 4pm, Thursday 24 August
Hughes Community Centre
Wisdom St, Hughes

Sydney
1 – 4pm, Saturday 26 August (Note New Date)
Dougherty Community Centre
7 Victor St, Chatswood

Melbourne
1 – 4 pm, Thursday 31 August
Toorak Library
340 Toorak Rd, Sth Yarra

Adelaide
tbc Tuesday 22 August

Perth

10am – 1 pm, Monday 4 September
Tuart Hill Function Room
Cnr Cape and Stoneham Sts, Tuart Hill

 

Workshops
2017

August 12

Darwin

1 - 4pm

Lyons Community Ctr

28 Damabila Dr, Lyons


August 14

Townsvile

1- 4pm

TBC


August 16

Gold Coast

11am - 2pm

Robina Community Ctr

196 Robina Town Ctr Dve, Robina


August 17

Brisbane

2.30 - 5.30pm

Kurilpa Hall

174 Boundary St West End


August 24

Canberra

1 - 4pm

Hughes Community Centre

Wisdom St, Hughes


August 26

Sydney

1 - 4pm

Dougherty Community Centre

7 Victor St, Chatswood


August 31

Melbourne

1 - 4pm

Toorak Library

340 Toorak Rd, Sth Yarra


September 4

Perth

10am - 1pm

Tuart Hill Function Rooms

Cnr Cape and Stoneham Sts, Tuart Hill