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Andrew Dettmer

Andrew Dettmer is National President of the AMWU. He has held that position since mid-2012. Prior to this he was Queensland and Northern Territory State Secretary of the union from 2003. He has been involved in the labour movement and the Australian Labor Party for more than 30 years. Originally from Victoria, he has recently moved back to Victoria from Queensland to undertake his duties as National President. Andrew has a lifelong interest in labour and trade union history, and holds an Honours degree in history from Monash University.

Andrew Dettmer

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  • Organise, Educate, Control

    Andrew Reeves and Andrew Dettmer

Events

The Big Teal – Simon Holmes à Court in conversation

Readings Hawthorn 701 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn, Victoria, 3122, Hawthorn, VIC

Join us to hear Simon Holmes à Court in conversation with Monique Ryan; facilitated by Gay Alcorn. Published as part of the In the National Interest series, The Big Teal,...

Free

Book launch – Shadowline: The Dunera Diaries of Uwe Radok

Asylum Seeker Resource Centre 214-218 Nicholson St, Footscray, VIC

Join us for the launch of Shadowline: The Dunera Diaries of Uwe Radok, edited by Jacquie Houlden and Seumas Spark. To be launched by Dennis Altman. 6 for 6:30pm start....

Free

Shadowline Book Launch & Signing (Jewish Museum of Australia)

Jewish Museum of Australia 26 Alma Rd, St Kilda, VIC

Join JMA for the launch of Shadowline: The Dunera Diaries of Uwe Radok, an immersive dive into the experience of the Jewish detainee and the remarkable journey of his displacement...

$20 – $22