27th Annual NSW Coastal Conference 2018

27th NSW Coastal Conference
7-9 November 2018, Club Sapphire, Merimbula, NSW

Invitation

The NSW Coastal Conference Committee invites you to participate in our 27th Annual NSW Coastal Conference, hosted for the first time by Bega Valley Shire Council.

 

The Conference

The NSW Coastal Conference has grown to become one of the most successful coastal industry events held in Australia. The conference will bring together over 250 delegates from a diverse range of fields, including: all aspects of coastal, estuarine and marine management, science and research, and education, planning, policy and law; and includes representatives from government, the private sector and community groups and the interested public.

The 27th Annual NSW Coastal Conference will be held in Merimbula, Sapphire Coast.

Past conferences have been held in Port Stephens (2017), Coffs Harbour (2016), Forster (2015), Shoalhaven (2014), Port Macquarie (2013), Kiama (2012), Tweed (2011), Batemans Bay (2010), Ballina (2009), Wollongong (2008), Yamba (2007), Coffs Harbour (2006) and Narooma (2005).

The conference is a three-day event which comprises of plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, panel discussions, workshops. field trips (addressing some of the local coastal, estuary and marine management issues), networking events and the Annual NSW Coastal Management Awards.

 

Annual NSW Coastal Management Awards

The Annual NSW Coastal Management Awards are presented to publicly recognise and acknowledge the contributions of individuals, groups, organisations and agencies toward the ecologically sustainable management of the NSW coastal zone. The Awards will be presented on the evening of Thursday 8th November at the NSW Coastal Conference Dinner.

Award Nominations will open in June.

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This conference will once again be a "bottled water free" conference and we will again be encouraging a "plastic-free conference". We would really appreciate your support with this during the conference as it is essential for the coastal conference community to lead the way.

NSW Coastal Conference Papers and Presentations

View and download NSW Coastal Conference Papers and Presentations


Contact Us

For further information regarding the 27th NSW Coastal Conference please contact:

27th NSW Coastal Conference Managers-East Coast Conferences

Conference Managers: East Coast Conferences
Amy McIntosh, Jayne Hindle, Jasmine Durbidge

Phone: (61-2) 6650 9800
Fax: (61-2) 6650 9700
Mobile: 0408 220 188
Postal: PO Box 848, Coffs Harbour,
NSW, 2450 Australia
Email: amy@eastcoastconferences.com.au
ABN: 56 515 955 798 (East Coast Conferences)


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