On 25 February 2015, Dr Jeffrey Barnes attended a high-level Advisory Group Workshop, organised under the auspices of the Council of Australian Law Deans, at The University of Melbourne. Attendees included High Court of Australia and Supreme Court judges, legal practitioners and other academics. The Advisory Group discussed a draft Good Practice Guide to Teaching Statutory Interpretation. Dr Barnes is the lead author of the guide. The other authors are from the University of New South Wales, Monash University and the University of Western Australia.