Ray’s Career as an Advocate

Senator-Elect & former member of the HR Nicholls Society Board of Management Bob Day presents this Eulogy for Ray Evans:

Let me begin with a few of Ray’s own words recorded in introductory remarks he made some 20 years ago at the 1994 Conference of the HR Nicholls Society held in Perth.

“It is nearly twelve months since our last conference and it is appropriate to consider from a strategic perspective what has happened in these last twelve months. This paper then is an attempt to evaluate, without embellishment or distortion, the significance of the very important events which have taken place since May, 1993.

“The title to this paper comes from a poem I learnt at school, “Say not the struggle naught availeth”, by Arthur Hugh Clough, an early Nineteenth Century poet. Read more