Upcoming inquests

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

The NSW State Coroner, Teresa O’Sullivan, has advised the procedures that will apply in relation to the conduct of coronial proceedings at the Lidcombe Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex (FMCCC), for matters listed from 21 January 2022. See State Coroner's Memorandum No. 6 (PDF , 117.0 KB).



Monday 26 September to Friday 30 September 2022

Inquest into the Disappearance and Suspected Death of Melissa CADDICK

Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex 1A Main Avenue Lidcombe - Courtroom 1 at 10.00AM

Before Her Honour Magistrate Ryan, Deputy State Coroner


Wednesday 28 September to Thursday 29 September 2022

Inquiry into the 2019-2020 NSW Bushfires

Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex 1A Main Avenue Lidcombe - Courtroom 2 at 10.00AM

Before Her Honour Magistrate O’Sullivan, State Coroner


Monday 26 September to Thursday 29 September 2022

Inquest into the Death of Jasson PEARCE

Death in Police Operation

Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex 1A Main Avenue Lidcombe - Courtroom 3 at 10.00AM

Before Her Honour Magistrate Huntsman, Deputy State Coroner


Monday 26 September to Friday 30 September 2022

Inquest into the Death of Lucas PEYRET

Hospital Death

Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex 1A Main Avenue Lidcombe - Courtroom 4 at 9.30AM

Before Her Honour Magistrate Kennedy, Deputy State Coroner


Monday 26 September 2022

Directions Hearing into the Death of Ian TURNER

Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex 1A Main Avenue Lidcombe - Courtroom 3 at 9.30AM

Manner of Death

Before Her Honour Magistrate Grahame, Deputy State Coroner


Wednesday 28 September 2022

Findings Hearing into the Death of K K

Death in Custody

Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex 1A Main Avenue Lidcombe - Courtroom 3 at 9.30AM

Before Her Honour Magistrate Grahame, Deputy State Coroner


Thursday 29 September 2022

Directions Hearing into the Death of Stanley RUSSELL

Death in Police Operation

Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex 1A Main Avenue Lidcombe – Courtroom 1 at 9:30AM

Before Her Honour Magistrate Forbes, Deputy State Coroner


Thursday 29 September 2022

Directions Hearing into the death of Sean MONTGOMERY

Hospital Death

Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex 1A Main Avenue Lidcombe - Courtroom 3 at 9.30AM

Before Her Honour Magistrate Huntsman, Deputy State Coroner


Thursday 29 September 2022

Directions Hearing into the death of B W

Manner of Death

Forensic Medicine and Coroners Court Complex 1A Main Avenue Lidcombe - Courtroom 4 at 9.30AM

Before Her Honour Magistrate Grahame, Deputy State Coroner



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23 Sep 2022

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