Venue: Wrest Point Waterfront Lawn
Date: Wednesday 25 October 2017
Time: 6pm TBC
Cost: Included in all Full Registrations
Additional Tickets: $85
Dress: Smart Casual
The conference Welcome Reception is always a great chance to catch up with colleagues and friends. This year’s Welcome Reception will be held in a marquee on the lawn at Wrest Point overlooking the beautiful Derwent River where you will enjoy drinks and canapes including freshly shucked Tasmanian oysters.
Venue: MONA (Museum of Old and New Art)
Date: Thursday 26 October 2017
Time: 6pm TBC
Dress: After Five
The Conference Gala Dinner will be held at the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), an art museum located within the Moorilla winery on the Berriedale peninsula in Hobart, Tasmania. It is the largest privately funded museum in Australia. The museum presents antiquities, modern and contemporary art from the David Walsh collection. Walsh has described the museum as a “subversive adult Disneyland.”
Delegates will take the MONA Ferry from Wrest Point and travel up the Derwent River to the museum. Attendees will have a one hour private viewing of the museum before being escorted to Eros and Thanatos within the Ether Building where a three course dinner will be served.
Buses will be available to return guests to Wrest Point and the end of the evening.
ANCOLD Chairman’s Lunch for Young Professionals
The ANCOLD Chairman’s Lunch for Young Professionals, hosted by the ANCOLD Executive and Jacobs will be held on Thursday 26th October during the conference lunch break in the Wellington Room.
The lunch is open to all delegates 35 years or under and has been organised to bring together the younger generation of Dam Engineers to encourage their participation in ANCOLD and develop and strengthen relationships for their future.