From Melbourne's The Age newspaper:
Well, I went up to him [Lev Aronian] and I punched him. Which is very embarrassing to me," Mr Gormally said.
"Basically, I hit him because I was jealous. Obviously, I've got problems with alcohol and anger, which I need to deal with.
"I was jealous because he was dancing with her — maybe I was also a bit jealous because he's the world No. 3 and I'm the world number two hundred and something.
Read: "I fell in love, says chess brawl man"
Also from The Age is an article about how "Gormallygate" can turn out to be a PR bonus for Australian chess (or chess in general). There is even a quote from Chess Victoria's Gary Wastell.
The federation isn't going to modify its activities in any way because of her particular personal attributes, but if they happen to provide a bit of an interest at a superficial level, well that's a little bonus.
Update from Lodi: After 8 rounds, WIM Caoili is on 4.5 points. She drew with IM Izsak Gyula in the 8th and defeated FM Tarik Rrhioua in the 7th. IM Alex Wohl is presently on 5 points.