The NSW Weeds Conference showcases the latest research and ideas for managing the establishment, impact and spread of weeds.
3 reasons to attend the 21st NSW Weeds Conference in 2021Jointly supported by the weeds societies of New South Wales and Victoria – weeds without boarders
1. SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
The NSW Weeds Conference is regarded as the premier event in NSW to discuss weeds and related vegetation and production issues. The conference is a biennially event conducted in partnership with a host council attracting up to 350 attendees from NSW and interstate.
Three awards are announced at the conference acknowledging the work of NSW government, NSW local government and community weeds professionals for their outstanding contribution towards protecting NSW from the impacts of weeds.
Category 1: The Buerckner Award – for outstanding contribution to the on-ground control of weeds in NSW. Local Government only.
Category 2: The Stephenson Award – for outstanding contribution to planning and managing weed management programs in NSW. Local Government only.
Category 3: The NSW Weed Industry Award – For outstanding contribution to weed management in NSW. Open to all weed professionals within NSW.
3. RETURN ON INVESTMENT
The ability to network, get training, stay at the cutting edge of weeds management will enable your organisation, people or business to invest efficiently and effectively to manage weeds and their impacts. Protecting agricultural product, environment and amenity.
I really enjoyed the 2019 weeds conference in Newcastle, the field trips were fun and engaging, pub night and the great debate were a thrill!
Thank you our partners and sponsors, the hard-working Hunter Region Host Committee and all who took the time to attend the conference.”