2015 NSW Coastal Conference

Great Expectations – pathways for learning and delivery 
Hosted by Great Lakes Council

The 24th NSW Coastal Conference is less than 2 weeks away – Register Now

The conference will consider the wide range of benefits our coast, estuaries, floodplains and catchments offer in underpinning social, economic, cultural and environmental values for everyone. There will be particular focus on linking research to best practice for community engagement and implementation. In addition, related topics will explore current planning polices, management strategies, research and implementation of intelligent resource management solutions that will benefit our coast and estuaries.

The three day event is comprised of plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, field trips (addressing some of the local coastal, estuary and marine management issues), networking events and the Annual NSW Coastal Management Awards. 

Conference Program:

  • Outstanding Keynote Speakers:
    • The Hon. Rob Stokes, Minister for Planning
    • Dr Tim Foresman, Queensland University of Technology
    • Mike Daniels, The Behavioural Architects
    • Professor Emma Johnston, University of NSW
    • "Lessons from the Tuncurry Embayment" Panel Discussion
  • Over 90 oral and poster presentations
  • Annual NSW Coastal Management Awards
  • Local field trips
  • Networking functions

Conference program available online

For further information contact
Conference Manager: Amy McIntosh
02 6650 9800