General Information

General Information

The Conference

25 - 26 July 2017, Adelaide SA

The Australia Day 2017 National Conference is proudly brought to you by the National Australia Day Network. 

The Network comprises the National Australia Day Council, the Australia Day Council of New South Wales, Australia Day Committee (Victoria), the Department of Premier and Cabinet Queensland, Australia Day Council of Western Australia, Australia Day Council of South Australia, the Department of Premier and Cabinet Tasmania, the ACT Chief Minister’s Department and the Australia Day Council Northern Territory.

Held every second year since 2009, the Australia Day National Conference is your chance to learn about growing and enhancing your Australia Day events.


Conference Venue 

National Wine Centre of Australia 
Corner of Botanic & Hackney Roads, Adelaide


The National Wine Centre of Australia is situated on the edge of Adelaide’s stunning Botanic Gardens. The centre showcases Australia’s vast wine industry and is home to one of the largest cellars in the Southern Hemisphere with capacity to store up to 38,000 bottles of wine. The impressive exterior of the building is designed to look like a section of a wine barrel and the centre also has its own onsite vineyard with seven different grape varieties. The venue is easily accessible with multiple public transport and parking options nearby. Visit the website for more information. 


Gala Dinner Venue

Adelaide Town Hall
128 King William Street, Adelaide


Located in the heart of the city, the iconic Adelaide Town Hall will provide us with the perfect backdrop to an evening enjoying the best food and wine Adelaide has to offer. Adelaide Town Hall combines magnificent architecture with a rich history as the city’s seat of local political power. For information on nearby parking and transport options, please visit the website



Crowne Plaza Adelaide
16 Hindmarsh Square, Adelaide


Crowne Plaza Adelaide is offering a discounted accommodation rate of $175 per room, per night (subject to availability) to all Australia Day National Conference delegates. Click here to secure your accommodation. 



Coaches will transport delegates between Crowne Plaza Adelaide and the National Wine Centre of Australia each day, as well as to and from the Gala Dinner. More detailed information about pick-up and drop-off times will be provided to delegates prior to the conference.  


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