South Eastern NSW consultations: March 2019

The Commission visited communities throughout the South Eastern NSW region in March 2019. Feedback from our community consultations in Batemans Bay and Bega have been compiled into a summary.

Regional profile

Download the South Eastern NSW regional profile to learn more about the area.

Video showcasing mental health reform in action

We had the privilege of learning about a variety of innovative initiatives and programs that are improving mental health and wellbeing in South Eastern NSW. Watch the video showcasing the Safe Space initiative and click the links below to learn about other examples of reform in the region.

Showcasing: the Safe Space initiative

Artwork created by our graphic scribe

For the main consultation in each region, a graphic scribe documented the day's conversations and themes visually through a series of illustrations.


The graphic scribe illustrations from the South Eastern NSW consultations held in Bega and Batemans Bay can be downloaded below or click the image to view as tiles.

Day 1 of the South Eastern NSW consultation which took place in Bega can be downloaded below. 

Day 2 of the South Eastern NSW consultation which took place in Batemans Bay can be downloaded below.