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NSW/ACT Green Infrastructure - focus on streetscapes

Date 
2 May 2019
Time
8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Venue
Heritage Room
Moore Park Golf Club
Cnr Anzaz Parade and Cleveland Street
Moore Park
Delivery Method
Seminar

Join PLA NSW/ACT, AILA NSW Andreasens Green for a Green Infrastructure seminar!

The aim for this event is to share knowledge on the latest research and experiences on;
  • The benefits of increasing green infrastructure via tree canopy
  • Challenges and solutions for installing new trees in harsh urban environments
  • Test case by one of the lead Sydney contractors installing trees
  • Site and project specific species selection
  • Trade best practice planting methodology
  • Tree selection
Program:

8.30am Welcome, tea and coffee on arrival

9.00am Which Plant Where? - Prof. Michelle Leishman, Macquarie University

9.30am Green Infrastructure Policy Framework - Barbara Schaffer, Government Architects NSW

10.00am Designing treepits to meet target canopy objectives and stormwater outcomes - Ben Gooden, CityGreen Systems

10.30am Morning Tea

11.00am Landscapes - Manage Water, Quality and Heat - Robert Griffith, Evolvement/Knauff

11.30am 5 Million Trees Program - Fiona Morrison, Commissioner, Open Space and Parklands

12.00pm Tree Selections - Tim Carroll, Andreasens Green Wholesale Nurseries

12.30pm Lunch & Networking

1.30pm Finish


Details:

Thursday 2 May 2019
Heritage Room Moore Park Golf Club
Free on site parking available
PLA and AILA Member price - $65 ex gst
Non member price - $95 ex gst
Student - $35 ex gst

Morning tea and lunch included

Prices
AILA Member
$65.00
PLA Member
$65.00
PLA Non-Member
$95.00
Student
$35.00
Note
All prices exclude GST and are represented in Australian Dollars