2017 Regional Intensive

The 2017 Regional Intensive is being held in the heart of the tropical Whitsunday Islands at Hamilton Island from 12-15 October 2017.

The program for the Regional Intensive  will address the opportunities and challenges for regional and remote Queensland, including topics relating to:

  • * strategic planning and development assessment;
  • * State and Federal environmental matters, including marine and World Heritage protection;
  • * management of coastal districts and natural hazards;
  • * infrastructure investment;
  • * renewable energy industries; and
  • * population forecasting.

Commencing with an Welcome session in the early evening on Thursday, 12 October, the Regional Intensive speaker program will be held over Friday, 13 October, and Saturday, 14 October.  An informal brunch on Sunday morning wraps up the Regional Intensive before departure.

There will be ample opportunities for socialising, including a Welcome Dinner on Thursday, 12 October, and dinners on both Friday and Saturday nights.