NSW/ACT Region Conference Masterclass

4 Jun 2024
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NSW/ACT Region Conference Masterclass

June 4 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm AEST

$399.00 – $549.00

Help PLA NSW/ACT kick off their 2024 Region Conference CONNECT by joining them at the Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan for a masterclass dedicated to trees and tree management.

Hear from leading experts and get hands on learning throughout the day.

Morning tea, lunch, and afternoon tea all included through the day and end the day with our Welcome Drinks conference event. 


9:15am: Arrival

9:30am: Management and maintenance, risk and tree failure, how to manage it and AS4970. Mark Hartley / Rob Bodenstaff

10:15am: Climate change – correct tree species selection – working with nurseries to grow the species required. Tim Johnson from TREENET

11:00am: Morning Tea and practical demonstrations, tool hygiene. Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan Garden Staff.

11:30am: Planting trees – substrata, irrigation / soil water monitoring. City Green

12:15pm: Risk – pests and diseases, incorrect species choice, climate change, utilities damage. Professor Brett Summerell

1:00pm: Lunch

1:30pm: Bio-security – insects, funguses, pathogens.

2:15pm: Tree Asset Management with a component on Tree Valuation 

3:00pm: Valuation Framework for Green Infrastructure and Greater Sydney Tree Canopy Cover

3:45pm: Afternoon Tea

4:00pm: ‘Seed Bank’ Tour by John Siemon, Director of Horticulture & Living Collections

5:00pm: Welcome Drinks for Region Conference


4 June 2024
8:00 am - 5:00 pm AEST

$399.00 – $549.00

Australian Botanic Garden Mount Annan 362 Narellan Road
Mount Annan, New South Wales 2567 Australia
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NSW/ACT 2024 Conference: Masterclass - Member
$ 439.00 $ 399.00 Excl. GST
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NSW/ACT 2024 Conference: Masterclass - Non-Member
$ 604.00 $ 549.00 Excl. GST
50 available