The 2017 Regional Environment Conference, jointly hosted with the Lithgow Environment Group, will be held at the Lithgow Uniting Church on Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4. The conference will include a full day program on the Saturday, a conference dinner on the Saturday night and two optional field trips and a lunch on the Sunday.
The program for the conference can be viewed here. It will be updated as more speakers are announced. Please feel free to share widely with your networks.
Saturday will be a program of panel discussions and workshops at the Uniting Church. Saturday night will be a dinner at the Old Exchange Hotel in Lithgow, and Sunday will be a field trip to the Wolgan Valley, including lunch provided by Newnes Hotel.
The aims of the regional conference are to:
You can register online here. The registration fee includes access to the program and field trip, and lunch Saturday.
Please organise your own accommodation for the conference. Some suggestions nearby include:
Workies Motel – 400 metres from venue
Zig Zag Motel – 2 kilometers from venue
Bowen Inn Motel – 3 kilometers from venue
There are also numerous pubs in Lithgow with accommodation: Commercial Hotel, Lansdowne Hotel, Lithgow Hotel all in main street and about 300-700 metres from venue.
For more information please contact Network Organiser Jacqui Mumford, (02) 9516 1488, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Lithgow Environment Group seeks to preserve the balance of nature in its region. This is especially important given the impacts of the area's industrial heritage. The Lithgow region contains some of the most biodiverse bushland in the Greater Blue Mountains. Our aim is to promote and protect this rich natural heritage..
See how our efforts to raise money for the Lithgow Uniting Church's solar system is doing here: