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22.10.2017 - 25.10.2017

8th BGANZ Congress - Adelaide - October 22-25, 2017 with keynote speakers.


8th BGANZ Congress - Adelaide - October

22 - 25th, October 2017
National Wine Centre, Adelaide

‘Preservation: Exploring and Adapting’
Contact: secretariat@bganz.org.au

Members of the Australian Association of Botanic Gardens are invited to attend and take part in the 8th BGANZ Congress in Adelaide at the National Wine Centre from 22-25 October 2017. 
Early bird registration fees are open until the 31 July 2017. You can pay for the Congress this financial year and attend next financial year! It’s an excellent opportunity. Check your budgets!

The 8th BGANZ Congress will be held at the National Wine Centre in Adelaide from 22-25 October 2017. The BGANZ Congress welcomes everyone - members and non-members alike.



Peter Boyce
Wong Sin Yeng
Professor David NAbberley
Michael Lovave


Congress Program
Confirmed sessions as of 30 May (please go to website for updated info).

Sunday 22 October

13.00-18.00 Congress Registration
14.00-16.00 Tours of the Botanic Gardens (optional)
18.00-19.30 Opening Party

Monday 23 October

09.00-17.00 Congress sessions

Tuesday 24 October

Field trips and workshops

Wednesday 25 October

Congress sessions
19.00-22.00 Congress Dinner


Early Registration is open until 31 July
BGANZ Member - $800 inc GST (for registrations received by 31 July 2017)

Standard Registration - from 1 August
BGANZ Member - $900 inc GST (for registrations received from 1 August 2017)

Register here.

For more information please go to the 2017 BGANZ Congress website