Local Government NSW Annual Conference

  • Date:

    16 October - 18 October 2016

  • Location:

    WIN Entertainment Centre, Corner Crown & Harbour streets, Wollongong NSW 2500

The Conference is the annual policy-making event for all councils of NSW, our Associate members and the NSW Aboriginal Land Councils. It is the pre-eminent event of the local government year where local councillors come together to share ideas and debate issues that shape the way we are governed.

Please note that all sponsorship and trade opportunities at the 2016 LGNSW Conference are now sold out and closed. Should you wish to go onto our contact list to receive information on our future conference please email your details to events@lgnsw.org.au

The 2017 Conference

The 2017 Conference will be held in Sydney at Hyatt Regency, 161 Sussex Street, Sydney, from Monday 4 December to Wednesday 6 December 2017. 
Delegates can book accommodation directly at Hyatt Regency here 

A vast choice of international hotel options is available in Darling Harbour within walking distance. 
Further information and any preferred rates will be added to these pages closer to the time.

Speeches 2016

NSW Premier Mike Baird MP


NSW Local Government Minister Paul Toole MP

Presentations for Business Session Tuesday 18 October 2016


All images courtesy of LGNSW and © Balanced Image Studio. Please credit reproductions with the following: 'Photos by Balanced Image Studio of the LGNSW Annual Conference 2016 organised by LGNSW, October 2016'.

Event Partner

LGNSW is delighted to acknowledge Wollongong City of Innovation Ltd trading as Destination Wollongong as our Event Partner for the 2016 Conference. 

Program Brochure

The Program Brochure (4.8MB) is available for download. This program is correct at the time of publication; speakers and program details may have changed due to unforeseen circumstances.

Business Papers

The 2016 Conference Business Paper is now available for download.

Past Conferences

Use the links below to find Business Papers, Programs and photos from previous conferences.

  • 2015 - Rosehill
  • 2014 - Coffs Harbour
  • 2013 - Sydney Town Hall


Elite Sponsor

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Premier Sponsor


Distinguished Sponsors  



Delegates' Retreat 




Valued Sponsors

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Large Vehicle/Equipment Sponsors



Cappuccino Sponsors


Breakfast Sponsor


Trade Exhibitors

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  Campervan and Motorhome Club of Australia Logo  
  exeloo logo  
  LGNSW-logo   Local Government Procurement logo
    Southern Star logo
  Statewide Mutual logo