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KNSWB LITTER CONGRESS 2017
LESS LITTER. LIVE BETTER.
Tuesday 25 & Wednesday 26 July 2017
Kirribilli Club 11 Harbourview Crescent, Lavender Bay NSW 2060 (Sydney)
Lineup change: war on waste leader Craig Reucassel to MC the Keep NSW Beautiful Litter Conference
The KNSWB Congress is the premier conference dedicated to addressing the issue of litter in Australia. The two-day program will consist of keynote and case study presentations, and interactive panel discussions.
With an emphasis on thoughtful and research-based methods of inquiry and with input from a range of sectors, Congress is the only opportunity for individuals and groups involved in litter management, prevention and reduction to assemble together in a collaborative environment and focus on littering.
Litter management is an issue spanning multiple industries and interest groups. The solution to keeping litter out of our public spaces requires a holistic approach encompassing behavioural psychology, community engagement, logistics of local governments, technology, education, city planning and packaging design. KNSWB faciliates communication between these distinct bodies to produce a collaborative approach for overall best practice.
Delegates and speakers come from across Australia and each delegate leaves Congress with a deep understanding of the theory behind litter reduction and a comprehensive toolkit of practical ideas to tackle litter in their community.
|EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION ON SALE NOW UNTIL 12 JUNE!
Book tickets and register here for KNSWB Litter Congress 2017!
Join us for this years’ KNSWB Litter Congress at the Kirribilli Club, Lavender Bay, Sydney.
We would love to see you there!
|PROGRAM & REGISTRATION DETAILS!|
|Early Bird tickets on sale now
until Monday 12 June 2017
|Two-day Early Bird – KNSWB Members Pass – $568.00 + GST
Two-day Early Bird – Non-Members Pass – $648.00 + GS
|Full Registration||Two-day – KNSWB Member Pass – $710.00 + GST
Two-day – Non-Member Pass – $810.00 + GST
Special Offer for NSW Regional Councils and NSW Community Groups
Thanks to the NSW EPA a number of sponsored registrations for NSW Regional Councils and NSW Community Groups to attend Litter Congress 2017 are available. Sponsored registrations are strictly limited and are restricted to one sponsored registration per organisation. Please note travel, accommodation and other expenses related to Litter Congress are not included, registration fee only is covered.
So, get in quick and don’t miss out on this special offer. Registration can be completed through the KNSWB ticketing site.
|What previous delegates have said about Litter Congress:|
“Fantastic depth of presentations, there was a great diversity on many aspects of litter management.”
“Great place to meet like-minded people and to look for ideas”
“Well organised and the presentations are interesting and relevant to the topic and practical to role in local government”
If you have any questions about Congress please contact
Cass Chester, Conference & Events Manager or call 02 8594 4030
|HOW TO GET THERE|
- Parking – Kirribilli Club has 65 car spaces available, located on Basement Levels 1 and 2. The car spaces are available on a “first come, first served basis” and cannot be reserved. Turn left just past the entrance to the Club (11 Harbourview Crescent), you will see the car park sign. The car park is ticket in and ticket out, so all you need to do is press the button near the boom gate on your way in and a ticket will be printed and the boom gate will open. Keep your ticket with you and please be sure to pay and have validated at Reception before leaving the Club. The rate for non-members/temporary visitors is $12.00 per car per day
- Train -Located in leafy Lavender Bay just under a 10-minute stroll from Milsons Point Train Station.
17 Blue Street, North Sydney NSW 2060t: 02 9955 0499
w: www.viewhotels.com.au10-minute walk to the Kirribilli ClubSpecial Offer for delegates: Monday – Thursday $255.00 per room per night, Saturday $230 per room per night, Friday & Sunday $190 per room per night. Includes overnight accommodation including buffet breakfast for two, Wi-Fi and car parking.Mention conference attendance at the
Kirribilli Club to secure this rate.
|Rydges North Sydney
54 McLaren Street, North Sydney NSW 2060t: 02 9922 1311
e: firstname.lastname@example.org walk to the Kirribilli ClubSpecial Offer for delegates: Monday – Thursday $245.00 per room per night, Friday – Sunday $199 per room per night. Includes overnight accommodation including buffet breakfast for two and car parking. To book these exclusive rates visit www.rydges.com/private-page/kirribilli-club/
Congress Presenting Partner: NSW EPA
Congress Supporting Partners:
$5,000 up for grabs in the KNSWB Community Litter Grants16/08/2017
Congress Green Paper Published11/12/2014
Call for Papers: KNSWB Litter Congress 201513/11/2014
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A First for Australia: Collective Action to Stamp out Litterbugs26/03/2014
Ten Cents Won’t Buy an Anti-Litter Culture25/02/2014
Registrations Open! KNSWB Congress: Less Litter, Live Better07/02/2014
KABNSW Congress: LESS LITTER, LIVE BETTER26/11/2013