Whats On

Event Date Where State Contact
ALGWA conference 11-13 April

Launceston, Tasmania


The biennial Australian Local Government Women’s Association (ALGWA) conference is this year titled ‘Be the Balance’. It promises to be an informative and inspiring get-together in Launceston, with opportunities for women in local government to network, make new contacts, learn and share experiences. For more information visit: algwa.net.au/events/conference.php

LG Professionals Australia: National Congress & Business Expo and the Australasian Management Challenge
22-24 May
Hobart, Tasmania TAS LG Professionals Australia is pleased to announce that the Australasian Management Finals will be held in conjunction with the LG Professionals Australia National Congress & Business Expo in 2017.
The carefully curated program will combine two of local governments’ most anticipated annual events in the one city, providing a fresh perspective on leadership, both within and beyond the local government sector.
More information via: lgprofessionalsaustralia.org.au
Future of Local Government National Summit

25-26 May
Angliss Conference Centre, Melbourne VIC Hosted by the Municipal Association of Victoria (MAV), this summit aims to explore the current “crisis of confidence” in government and ways to strengthen local democracy. For more information visit: mav.asn.au/events
ALGA National General Assembly 18-21 June 2017 National Convention Centre, Canberra NSW The NGA represents a unique opportunity to connect with over 800 delegates from councils across Australia. The theme this year is ‘Building tomorrow’s communities’. Keynote speakers include journalist and commentator Laura Tingle. For more information visit: conferenceco.com.au/alga_nga/