71st National Conference - 9-11 September

Why attend the conference?

-          Hear from guest speakers including The Hon Bob Baldwin, Senator John Madigan, David Papps, Dr Jacqui Schirmer, Julian Cribbs and Darryn Hartnett.

-          Attend the Murray Darling Association AGM

-          Network with members from other regions

What the conference provides

Hosted by the Berrigan Shire Council, the 2015 National Conference will focus on economic, social and environmental balance through the implementation of the Basin Plan. The theme for the year is "It's in the Balance" - Demanding balanced implementation of the Basin Plan to deliver on the triple bottom line - ensuring social, economic and environmental benefits for our local communities.

The 2015 National Conference and AGM provides an important knowledge exchange and networking opportunity with Local Government, community members, schools, Members of Parliament and State and Federal natural resource management agencies. This will strengthen relationships between the people making policies with those undertaking the work at the grass-roots level to maintain and improve sustainable natural resource management.


-          Morning Tea, Lunch, Afternoon Tea and Dinner each day included in full conference package

-          Transport from accommodation to conference venue

-          Civic Reception


Conference Outline

Day 1 - Wednesday 9 September 

McArthur Group Inter-region Golf Ambrose - Tocumwal Golf Club

Conference Registration Opens - Cobram Barooga Golf Club, Barooga

Board Meeting

Conference Day 1 - Cobram Barooga Golf Club, Barooga

Civic Reception - Tocumwal Football Club Rooms

Day 2 - Thursday 10 September 

Conference Day 2 - Cobram Barooga Golf Club, Barooga

Partners Tour of Berrigan Shire

AGM - Cobram Barooga Golf Club, Barooga

Annual Conference Dinner - Cobram Barooga Golf Club, Barooga

Day 3 - Friday 11 September 

Regional Study Tour


Package and Individual event registrations available

Conference Package

Includes AGM, Study Tour, Annual Dinner and Civic Reception


Partners Package

Includes Partners Tour, Study Tour, Annual Dinner and Civic reception


Annual Dinner Only



Partners Tour Only



Study Tour Only



Civic Reception Only



Annual General Meeting Only




More information is available on the conference page including a PDF registration form and conference program.

In the comments box please include any dietary requirements and which package you would like.

Cheques should be made payable to: Murray Darling Association Inc. Po Box 1268 Echuca VIC 3564
EFT should be made to: ANZ Bank
Bsb: 012 505
Account Number: 2139 06893


Cobram Barooga Golf Club, Snell Rd Barooga NSW