Program at a glance*

The full program will be released in early 2019. Any updates and further information will be published on this page.

Saturday 11 May Sunday 12 May Monday 13 May Tuesday 14 May Wednesday 15 May Thursday 16 May Friday 17 May Saturday 18 May
Tours MGA National Council Meeting Regional, Remote & Community Day (RR&C Day) – half day PM

Regional, Remote & Community Day (RR&C Day) – half day AM

Opening Plenary Sessions

Welcome Reception

Plenary and Parallel Sessions

MAGNA and MAPDA Awards

Plenary and Parallel Sessions

Conference Dinner

Closing Plenary Sessions

Desert Mob Marketplace (3pm – 6pm)

Various TBD Araluen Arts Centre Araluen Arts Centre Alice Springs Convention Centre

Alice Springs Convention Centre

Earth Sanctuary

Araluen Arts Centre Various

*Program subject to change

Buses to and from the Araluen Arts Centre (for the conference) and to and from Earth Sanctuary (for the Conference Dinner) will be provided. Tickets ($7) for an airport bus following the closing plenary on Friday are available for purchase in the registration site.

Note that most flights arrive and depart as follows:

09:00 Darwin flight arrives
10:20 Perth flight arrives
11:55 Melbourne flight arrives
12:20 Sydney flight arrives
12:45 Adelaide flight arrives

11:25 Perth flight departs
12:35 Melbourne flight departs
13:00 Sydney flight departs

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