Biennial VETnetwork Australia Conference 


Biennial VETnetwork Australia Conference, Exploring Transitions & Opportunities: A Topical Conference, will be held from 11-13 October 2006 at the Cairns Convention Centre.

This conference attracts 750+ delegates and is a networking opportunity to explore:

  • National and International issues in vocational and technical education
  • Transitioning from school to work and further education
  • Enterprise and career education issues
  • Indigenous education and training
  • Partnerships
  • Flexible learning
  • Changing nature of schooling

Delegates will choose from over 50 VET practitioner presentations, share and gather information at community of interest workshops, and interact with VET leaders in panel sessions.

The latest research in vocational and technical education will also be presented at the Research Forum.

Registration details at

For general conference inquiries phone Business Liaison Association on 07 4047 6456 or email

For national inquiries contact VETnetwork Australia at

The VETnetworker Awards (for Vocational Education Trainers and associated groups) will be presented at the conference. Nominees need to be members of VETnetwork Australia – download the membership form.

The closing date for nominations is 23 June 2006.