Peter McCusker has been appointed as a senior judge of the Industrial Relations Court and as president of the South Australian Employment Tribunal.
Mr McCusker was admitted to the South Australian Supreme Court and High Court of Australia in 1972. He has been a Judge in the District Court since 1988 and a Judge of the Industrial Relations Court of South Australia since 1990.
Penny Eldridge, a former Youth Court magistrate, has been appointed as a judge in the District Court of South Australia.
Martin Keith has also been appointed as an auxiliary master of the District Court for the next 12 months.
Mr Harris QC also congratulated Justice Natalie Charlesworth on her recent appointment to the Federal Court of Australia in the Adelaide registry. Mr Harris QC said a special sitting will be held in Court 1 of the Federal Court next week.