Whats On

Event Date Where State Contact
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/
ALGWA Networking Breakfast 19 June 2017 National Convention Centre, Canberra ACT Book now to secure your place at the Australian Local Government Women’s Association (ALGWA) annual breakfast as part of the ALGA NGA. Guest speaker this year is Virginia Haussegger AM, Director, 50/50 by 2030 Foundation, a new gender equality initiative at the University of Canberra. For more information and to book your place visit: trybooking.com/book/event?eid=265245
Technology in government 1-2 August  National Convention Centre, Canberra ACT techingov.com.au