Advance Notice of 70th Anniversary Conference
hosted by the Tumut Shire Council
Montreal Theatre, Tumut, New South Wales
"From little things big things grow"
"The former Murray Valley Leauge & the Murrumbidgee Irrigators were responsible the reinvigoration of the Snowy Mountain Scheme in 1944"
Mark your dairies for 15th to 17th Oct 2014
(Civic Reception 14th October)
Invited speakers include
Hon Tony Abbott - Prime Minister of Australia
The Hon Greg Hunt MP - Minister for Agriculture
The Hon Craig Knowles - Chairman, Murray-Darling Basin Authority
Professor Ian Chubb - The Commonwealth Chief Scientist
The Snowy Scheme - past, present and future.
Climate change - what can we expect?
Coal Seam Gas.
The future of agriculture.
Tour of the Snowy Mountains including Aboriginal history; water storage (Blowering Dam); European history (Kiandra); the Snowy Mountains Scheme (Cabramurra); power generation (Talibingo Powere Station).