Sign up to the JCF Mailing List

Past Events

  • Guardian Transparency Project

    Please check out the Guardian Australia’s Transparency Project, an effort to increase citizenry engagement in government and political transparency. Here you will find nine great tools to help the Guardian newspaper in increasing transparency in Australian politics. It is a great project and deserves the support of all those who want to hold their […]

  • Australia’s Population Challenge (August Monthly Lunch)

    The August monthly lunch was very well attended and speaker Jeremy Reynolds, former Victorian Demographer, did not disappoint a capacity audience. Jeremy traced the history of Australia’s, and in particular Victoria’s, population growth since European settlement. The number of new arrivals increased at different rates, reflecting the events of the time – more settlers arrived […]


    A discussion forum on 26 June 2018 presented a comprehensive report commissioned by the John Cain Foundation from urban planning and transport economics and engineering experts on governance issues of the imminent advent of autonomous vehicles. Three acknowledged experts in urban and transport planning – Lyndsay Neilson, Mike Waller & Bob Noakes –  spoke to […]

  • JCF Politics in the Pub 22 May “How do young people get by”

    On the 22nd of May 2018, the John Cain Foundation held an interactive event as we embarked on our first free “Politics in the Pub” Q&A event of 2018 to discuss key issues facing young people in Australia today and potential solutions. Young people today face significant issues in a rapidly changing economy, including lack […]

  • Change this in Theme Options
    Change this in Theme Options