The 2017 Nature Conservation Council Regional Environment Conference, jointly hosted with the Lithgow Environment Group, will be held at the Lithgow Uniting Church on Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4. The conference will include a full day program on the Saturday, a conference dinner on the Saturday night and two optional field trips and a lunch on the Sunday.
We are very excited to announce the program for the regional conference. You can view the program here. It will be updated as more speakers are announced. Please feel free to share widely with your networks.
The aims of the regional conference are to:
Provide an opportunity for networking between NCC members, executive, staff, representatives and local conservationists;
Provide an opportunity for information sharing, skills development and collaborative planning on key policy and campaign issues; and
Strengthen working relationships between existing NCC members and to provide an opportunity for potential members to learn more about our work.
You can register online here. Please share widely with your networks.
Minutes will be available to download here after the event.
Please organise your own accommodation for the conference. Some suggestions nearby include:
Workies Motel – 400 metres from venue
Zig Zag Motel – 2 kilometers from venue
Bowen Inn Motel – 3 kilometers from venue
There are also numerous pubs in Lithgow with accommodation: Commercial Hotel, Lansdowne Hotel, Lithgow Hotel all in main street and about 300-700 metres from venue.
For more information please contact Network Organiser Jacqui Mumford, (02) 9516 1488, firstname.lastname@example.org.