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14 August 2019
6 to 7.30pm
Hetzel Lecture Theatre, Institute Building (Ground floor)
Free, bookings essential

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About the presenter

Rachel Cassidy is an author and CEO of the Stop Stalking Now Foundation Ltd.

Join us for the rescheduled talk with Rachel Cassidy, as she discusses her book Stalked and shares her personal story as a victim of stalking.

The book includes real-life stories of celebrities and everyday people who have been stalked. Rachel interviewed police, lawyers, top forensic psychologists, politicians and community leaders, and at the end of the book she writes about her chilling interview with a convicted perpetrator.

A bit more about the presenter

Rachel Cassidy has been involved in the not-for-profit sector for over 20 years, working with various causes for the health and well-being of women and children, including working on World Reconciliation Day events with Nelson Mandela. She is the CEO of the Stop Stalking Now Foundation Ltd, a National charity in Australia which is established to provide education and public awareness to support victims who have been stalked, targeted, or bullied.

How do I get to the State Library by public transport?

The 'State Library, Art Gallery, Museum' tram-stop is just outside the State Library. There are bus stops close by near the War Memorial on North Terrace. The closest train station is the Adelaide city station on North Terrace.

You can plan your journey via Adelaide Metro.

Is there car parking near the State Library?

The nearest car park is Wilson's Adelaide Central car park, 225 North Terrace, next to David Jones.

There is paid metered street parking along Kintore Ave and Victoria Drive.

Where is the wheelchair and stroller access?

Access to the Spence Wing first floor and the Mortlock Wing is via the lift in the glass foyer entrance of the library.

Access to the Institute Building is via the external ramp on the Kintore Ave entrance or via the internal ramp between the Institute Building and the Spence Wing (opposite the Treasures Wall).

There is on-street disabled parking available in the nearby roads. View more information and maps of Adelaide City Council's Disability parking for permit holders.

How do I check if the Mortlock Chamber is open when I plan to visit?

The Mortlock Wing and Treasures Wall are venues for hire and subject to occasional closures due to functions and special events, please check our Open Hours for any venue closures on the day of your tour to avoid disappointment.

Is there a cafe at the State Library?

There is a cafe located in the back of the glass foyer at the State Library. View more information about the cafe and tenants.