29th Annual NSW Local Government Aboriginal Network Conference 2017

Albury,New South Wales

Wednesday 13, Thursday 14 & Friday 15 September

The LGAN conference provides an exciting, informative and interesting forum for practitioners, agencies and supporting providers to discuss and showcase the profile of Aboriginal people in their local communities.

Delegates will leave equipped with skills to enhance their roles in providing best practice services and information to their people as well as sharing yarns, laughs and experiences with their peers.

Purchase your ticket before Friday 11 August 2017 to save $100

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Business & Employment
Community Development
Cultural Heritage & Language

About the Conference

The NSW Local Government Aboriginal Network has been operating since 1988.

Its annual forum provides information, fellowship and promotes discussion about Aboriginal issues from education, business, employment, health and sport whilst celebrating Aboriginal culture, heritage art and music.


The 2017 conference will be based at the Albury Entertainment Centre and provides an opportunity to explore a diverse range of discussion points, issues and services relevant to Aboriginal people and the broader communities in which they live, work and play. The program will be jam-packed with content, information and of course, lots of yarns and a few laughs.

Wednesday 13 September

9.00am - Official opening and welcome
9.30am - 12.30pm Conference sessions and lunch
1.30pm - Lunch
5.30pm - Welcome function

Thursday 14 September

9.00am - 3.00pm
Conference sessions and afternoon activities
Conference dinner and Awards presentations

Friday 15 September

9.00am - 1.00pm - Conference sessions
1.00pm - Close


About Albury

Situated on Wiradjuri country, Albury offers a rich urban life in a fresh country setting. Everything is here, easily accessible, with unexpected discoveries around every corner.

Wiradjuri culture and heritage is celebrated and we look forward to welcoming you to experience our country and hospitality.

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Wednesday 13, Thursday 14 & Friday 15 September


Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided during the conference


Welcome Function Dinner on Wednesday night and the Gala Conference Dinner Thursday night


Something to carry all of your new information and goodies

$ 680

Registration is easy, use the links below and follow the prompts. If you are want to make a single registration use the 'Individual' button. If you want to register and manage a group of 2 or more (even if you are not attending yourself) please use the 'Register a Group' button.

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Single Registrations

Earlybird Rate applies until Friday 11 August

Early Bird Price $780 $680
Full price $780

Group Discount

4+ people from the same organisation under 1 group registration (price per person)

Group Price (until 11 August) $780 $600

Day Registrations

Attend on either Wednesday, Thursday or Friday of the conference. This fee does not include evening functions however these may be purchased at the guest rate

Single day price $440

Function Tickets

Additional Function Tickets For Partners, Guests OR Day Registrants

Wednesday Night Welcome Function $55
Thursday Night Gala Dinner $110


Getting here is a breeze - by air, road or rail. Albury Airport boasts 180 flights per week direct from Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane and daily rail and coach services operate from Sydney and regional New South Wales.

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There's loads of accommodation in easy reach of the Albury Entertainment Centre with a range of prices and ratings to suit every taste and budget. Leave the car and walk each day to the conference in the fresh Spring air.

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Conference Program

AlburyCity in conjunction with the LGAN Committee is currently putting together a diverse, fun, informative and challenging program over the two and a half days of the conference. There'll be opportunities to network, share ideas and build skills to ensure delegates depart loaded with innovative and fresh approaches to their work and local communities.

Keynote Speakers

Our keynote and invited speakers will cover a range of subjects and content so watch this space!

Become a Conference Partner

The Annual NSW Local Government Aboriginal Network Conference 2017 offers a fantastic opportunity to showcase your organisation to a broad cross section of delegates from across NSW.

Partners will have the opportunity to engage with leaders and decision makers in Aboriginal Local Government, industry, consulting and academia. The packages outlined in this document offer a variety of exposure levels at the Conference. The opportunity also exists to meet with delegates through complimentary attendance at the Conference and networking functions.

Download the Sponsorship Prospectus

Contact Bradley Hayden to discuss partnership options on +61 412 461 392 or by email on