2021 Virtual Conference

2021 Parks and Leisure Australia National Virtual Conference

23-24 November 2021

The Park Bench, Reconnecting Communities

As we continue to evolve and adapt in a changing world, we know the importance parks and leisure have played in connecting our communities, families and friends. PLA2021 will continue the connection as we come together on the VIRTUAL 'Park Bench'. The PLA2021 Virtual Conference is a live event which explores new ways of working and how we are adapting to change, allowing us to celebrate our collective resilience and dedication to forge connections without boundaries for the betterment of our industry and community.

Confirmed keynotes include

Andrew Leslie

CEO, Recreation Aotearoa

Katherine Howard

Senior Consultant, Xyst

Sally Hamilton

Director, Environment and Planning, Sydney Olympic Park Authority

Vanessa Miles

Senior Consultant, Psychologist, Transitioning Well

Robert Dalton

Acting CEO, Sport Australia

Tony McCormick

Director, McCormick Associates Design Pty Ltd

Peter Duncan AM

Director, Duncan Advisory Services Pty Ltd

Honourable David Speirs, MP

Minister for Environment and Water, South Australia

Chris Nunes, CPRE

Director of Parks and Recreation, The Woodlands Township, Texas

Registration & Booking

Key Dates

Registration flat fee

Until 8 September

Program Launch

Mid June

PLA 2021

12-15 September

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