ALGWA Conference programme available

2018 ALGWA Victorian Conference

Friday 26 October – Sunday 28 October

Realm, Ringwood Town Square

The 2018 Australian Local Government Women’s Association Victorian Conference will be hosted by Maroondah City Council at Realm, Ringwood Town Square.

Learn how you can be a more effective, engaging and resilient leader in your community.

At this weekend conference designed specifically for women in Local Government, you will hear from a selection of speakers including Libbi Gorr, Jo Stanley, change activator Michelle McQuaid and ‘The Queen of Confidence’, Erika Cramer.

Join in the networking opportunities with fellow women leaders in local government and experience the offerings of our conference partners Eastland and Sage Hotel Melbourne Ringwood.

Conference details:

Friday 26 October
6pm to 7.30pm – Welcome Reception at The Backyard, Ringwood Town Square

Saturday 27 October
8.30am to 5.15pm – Day 1 Conference at Realm
6.30pm – Conference Dinner at Sage Hotel Melbourne Ringwood with Guest Speaker Jo Stanley

Sunday 28 October
8.30am to 2.00pm – Day 2 Conference at Realm
2.00pm – 3.00pm – Ringwood Town Square public art walking tour (optional)


ALGWA Member Ticket $450.00
ALGWA Non Member Ticket $540.00

Ticket fee includes 2 day conference, Welcome Reception, Conference Dinner and optional Public Art Tour

Click here to register:

View PROGRAM    here.  


Conference participants will have a preferential rate at the 4 ½ star Sage Hotel in Ringwood, adjacent to the conference venue at $135 for single occupancy and $145 double/twin occupancy (breakfast included).

To book contact Sage Hotel directly on 03 8845 1100 or by email on and quote “ALGWAV18” at the time of the booking.

Conference Enquiries

Bianca Laycock
Professional Conference Organiser
Fruitbowl Productions

1300 663 450