24th NSW Coastal Conference 2015
11 - 13 November 2015, Forster, NSW

The NSW Coastal Conference Committee invites you to participate in our annual state Conference, hosted this year by Great Lakes Council.

Conference Background

The Conference has been held annually for the past 23 years and has grown to become one of the most successful coastal industry events held in Australia.

The conference attracts over 220 delegates each year, who are interested in or working within the field of coastal and estuary management research, education, service provision and policy.

Representatives from the three tiers of government, user groups and community volunteer organisations also have a high level of attendance and participation. 

Past conferences have been held in Ulladulla (2014), Port Macquarie (2013), Kiama (2012), Tweed (2011), Batemans Bay (2010), Ballina (2009), Wollongong (2008), Yamba (2007), Coffs Harbour (2006) and Narooma (2005). 

The three day event is comprised of plenary sessions, concurrent sessions, field trips (addressing some of the local coastal, estuary and marine management issues), networking events and the Annual NSW Coastal Management Awards. 

24th NSW Coastal Conference 2015

NSW Coastal Management Awards - Past Winners

Click here to view all the past winners for the NSW Coastal Management Awards.

Annual NSW Coastal Management Awards

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The Annual NSW Coastal Management Awards are presented to publicly recognise and acknowledge the contributions of individuals, groups, organisations and agencies toward the ecologically sustainable management of the NSW coastal zone. The Awards will be presented on the evening of Thursday 12th November at the NSW Coastal Conference Dinner.

  1. Complete the Award Entry Form
  2. Download Award Information & Guidelines
  3. Upload the Award Entry using the form below