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The program featured will be regularly updated.

Wednesday 18 March 2020

6pm - 8 pm   Welcome Reception  

Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery
404-408 Argent Street

Thursday 19 March 2020

7am   Breakfast  

Living Desert and Sculpture Symposium
Bus transfer departs Broken Hill Civic Centre

8am   Registration   Broken Hill Civic Centre
8.45am   Welcome & Housekeeping    
    Welcome to Country    
    Welcome to Broken Hill  

Mayor Darriea Turley AM
Broken Hill City Council

     Opening Address   The Hon Adam Marshall MP
Minister for Agriculture and Minister for Western NSW
on behalf of NSW Premier, The Hon. Gladys Berejiklian MP
        Mayor Darriea Turley AM
LGNSW Board Director
on behalf of LGNSW President, Linda Scott
10am    Morning Tea    
        The Hon. Melinda Pavey
Minister for Water (NSW)
12.30pm    Lunch  
        Natasha Maclaren-Jones
Parliamentary Secretary for Health 
3pm   Afternoon Tea    
6.30pm   Conference Dinner   Broken Hill Civic Centre
First Floor Function Rooms

Friday - 20 March 2020

8.50am   Day 2 Welcome    
        The Hon. Mick Vetich MLC
Shadow Minister for Industry and Trade, Rural Roads, Rural Affairs and Western NSW

Broken Hill - embracing innovation since 1883

The age of smart technology provides opportunities for regional Councils to deliver innovative community solutions and up-skill its own workforce. This presentation looks at how Broken Hill scaled big city solutions to meet the needs of its community and how Council hid its own digital transformation in plain sight.


Anne Andrews
City Growth Coordinator

Luke Dart
Digital Officer
Broken Hill City Council

10.30am   Morning Tea    
        Paul Scully MP
Shadow Minister for Natural Resources
        Penny Sharpe MLC
Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the Legislative Council,
Shadow Minister for Family and Community Services,
Shadow Minister for Disability Inclusion
        The Hon. Tara Moriarty MLC
Shadow Minister for Crown Lands, Shadow Minister for Mental Health
1pm   Lunch    
3.30pm   Conference Close    
3.30pm   Optional Tour   Silverton - tour departs Broken Hill Civic Centre