Breanna Chillingworth A barrister said the report would "indicate hopefully where the matter will be going".
Madeline Link, Breanna Chillingworth and Steve Evans The magistrate ordered him to appear in court so he could check on his welfare.
Breanna Chillingworth Detectives allege the boys were abused over a 17-year period.
Breanna Chillingworth The man had his bail changed to allow him to travel away to prepare his case.
Breanna Chillingworth The court heard detectives are waiting to recover DNA from a knife seized at the scene.
Breanna Chillingworth The accused was left wheelchair-bound after a 2014 bullriding accident in Armidale.