Specialist witnesses to provide expert evidence are:
- Dr Cameron Murray, Post-doctoral Research Associate, School of Architecture, Design and Planning, University of Sydney
- Dr Yee-Fui Ng, Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Law, Monash University
- Dr Stephen Rowley, Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Department of Architecture, Monash University
- Prof Roberta Ryan, Global Chair and Professor of Local Government, Faculty of Business and Law, University of Newcastle
- Mr Philip Shanahan, Former CEO, Darebin, Maribyrnong, Broadmeadows and Portland Councils.