What's the law? Australian law for new arrivals
What's the law? was produced by legal aid commissions throughout Australia and is ideal for use in
classroom or community settings. It includes a DVD with 10 photo stories, information for teachers
and student activity sheets.
The DVD kit explores the real stories of migrants and refugees, from learning about road rules, renting
a house to buying a car. Viewers can learn about common legal issues through stories about police,
family issues and dealing with Centrelink.
Episode: Child protection and parenting
Meena learns about her responsibilities as a parent in Australia.
Order What's the law? DVD Education Resource kit
The What's the law? DVD and resources can be ordered by calling
Leah Marrone in the Community Legal Education Unit,
Legal Services Commission of South Australia on 08 8111 5652.