Perth - Turf Management Seminar

Topic
Turf Management and Leadership Education
Date
14 March 2019
Start Time
8:00am
Venue
Optus Stadium
Contact Name
Simone Staples
Contact Phone
0395488600
Contact Email
simone@agcsa.com.au
Website
www.agcsa.com.au

As part of the AGCSA’s continued approach to provide educational opportunities for its members and those in the wider turf industry, this day-long event will feature a broad range of prominent speakers drawn from a variety of industry sectors.


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The AGCSA will be hosting a series of National Turf Education Seminars across the country in March and April 2019.

As part of the AGCSA’s continued approach to provide educational opportunities for its members and those in the wider turf industry, these day-long events will feature a broad range of prominent speakers drawn from a variety of industry sectors.

This event in Perth, will be hosted at Optus Stadium, in the Cygnet Room on Thursday 14 March 2019

Details

Date   Thurs 14 March  
Time   8.00am - 3.00pm  
Venue   Optus Stadium  
    Cygnet Room  
Cost   $ 60.00 AGCSA Member (excl gst)  
    $125.00 Non Member (excl gst)

 

Agenda

8.00 am   Delegate Registration  
8.30 am   Welcoming Address Mark Unwin, CEO, AGCSA
8.40 am   Local Sportsturf Management practices and challenges Local Sportsturf Manager
9.15 am   Sand selection and construction specifications in turf environments John Neylan, Director, Turfgrass Consulting & Research
10.00 am   Morning Tea  
10.45 am   Effective Water Managment Practices in Sportsfield and Golf Courses John Forrest, Lecturer in Sports Turf Management and Horticulture, WA
11.30 am   Developing a cost effective turf management programme Bruce MacPhee, Agronomist, AGCSA
12.15 pm
 
Developing & Implementing Best Practice in Sportsturf Environments Matt Holmes, Area Operations Manager, ePar
1.00 pm   Networking Lunch  
1.50 pm
 
Leadership & Development in the Sportsturf Industry
Mark Carter, Director, Glow International
2.50 pm   Wrap Up & Event Close Mark Unwin, CEO, AGCSA
       

Additional AGCSA Turf Education Events will be held in all States, on the following dates:

  • Canberra: Wednesday 6 March
  • Adelaide: Wednesday 13 March
  • Perth: Thursday 14 March
  • Brisbane: Wednesday 20 March
  • Melbourne: Wednesday 27 March
  • Sydney: Wednesday 3 April
  • Hobart: Wednesday 10 April

Stay tuned to the AGCSA website, The Cut newsletter and AGCSA social media for more announcements regarding these seminars, including speakers, venues and registration details.