Reef, Range & Red Dust 2015

Creative Arts Entertainment

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  • Location: The Events Centre, Caloundra 4551 Queensland

In 2015, Queensland Water and Land Carers, the Australian Coastal Society and Queensland's Regional Groups Collective (representing Queensland's regional natural resource management bodies) will combine to bring you the very best stories from a community of many hands. From the red dust, over the ranges, and down to the reef, people from all walks of life will journey to Caloundra for a 3-day conference from Monday 31st August to 2nd September 2015 to share their extraordinary stories.

The focus of this journey is about how we are all connected in caring for our lands and waters and how this connectivity impacts on each and every one of us. If you have already attended a Queensland Landcare Conference, a Queensland Coastal Conference or an NRM Forum you already know the value of networking and learning from your peers. If you want to broaden your knowledge and networks, value professional development or are seeking the opportunity to showcase your products and services to 400+ delegates who have a passion for our landscapes, waterways, coasts and reefs we look forward to seeing and hearing you at this very special conference.

The registration fee includes access to all activities listed in the program from 31 August to 2 September including: An exciting group of keynote speakers, paper and workshop presenters. The Welcome Reception Monday 31 August (5:30 - 6:30pm) Following the welcome reception delegates are free to self-book for dinner in one of the local restaurants and later attend the special movie event 'Sand Wars' brought to you by the Australian Coastal Society. A donation is requested from those attending. Field Trip Tuesday 1st September (12noon to 5.00pm approx.) 1: Go with the Flow - Maroochy FarmFLOW Trip - Maroochy Landcare 2: Popping the Cork - Currimundi Creek Catchment Trip 3: A Tree Crawl on the Range - Sunshine Coast Hinterland Trip 4: Happiness is a Healthy Passage - Pumicestone and Caloundra South Trip 5: How do you eat an Elephant? - Noosa and District Landcare Group Inc. 6: Lifting the lid on CaNS - Coolum Coast Area The combined Landcare & Reef Awards Conference Dinner (one ticket is included, additional tickets can be purchased separately).

Call for abstracts opened on 2 March and closes on 17 April. For more information, please check out the website: Registrations are now open

Reef, Range & Red Dust 2015
The Events Centre, 20 Michinton Street, Caloundra
31st of August 2015 to the 2nd of September 2015
Event Cost: Student/Community Group Concession - $450.00 GST inclusive, General Admission - $550.00 GST inclusive, Landcare Awards and Conference Dinner Only - $120.00 GST inclusive

The Events Centre :
20 Michinton Street, Caloundra
07 5491 4240
07 5491 4944

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The Events Centre, Caloundra

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