Co-operatives Research Group

The Co-operatives Research Group provides a forum for research into and teaching about all forms of mutual organisations, including; consumer, social, worker, finance, producer co-operatives and other membership based democratic organisations. The Group aims to shape and inform public policy debate on the co-operative sector and the contribution it makes and has the potential to make to social and economic development. It is the goal of the Group to become the focal point for all Co-operative Research being undertaken in Australia and the Asia Pacific Region.

Upcoming Events

Co-operatives Research Group - Seminar on HCF

Shaun Larkin, Managing Director of HCF, will provide an overview of HCF. HCF is one of Australia’s largest combined health and life insurance organisations. Shaun leads an organization with health care responsibilities for more than 1.5 million Australians with revenues in excess of A$2 billion dollars and over 1,000 staff.

Date: Friday 4 September 2015, 1-2 pm
Venue: New Law Seminar Room 115, Eastern Avenue, The University of Sydney

If you are interested in attending please contact Andre Pinto at by noon on Wednesday 2 September 2015 as a light lunch will be provided.

Co-operatives in NSW Symposium

Date: Saturday, 31 October 2015
Venue: New Law School Lecture Theatre 104