Darwin Regional Conference
Building leaders in the sustainable management of contaminated land and groundwater

Darwin Regional Conference

Darwin Convention Centre

11 – 12 May 2023

Across the 1.5days conference, be ready to tackle the biggest issues facing the contaminated land and groundwater management community. The program brings together research and industry best practices, drawing on experience from Australian and international markets. Join delegates from the Northern Territory and around Australia, representing all relevant areas of government, regulators, research and industry. Gain a contemporary awareness of Northern Territory contaminated land and groundwater management at the conference including PFAS management, human health risk assessments, mine closure management and more.

This significant not-to-be-missed ALGA conference is an excellent opportunity to share expertise and make connections. The Darwin Regional conference provide exposure to your organisation as a sponsor or exhibitor – before, during and after the event.

We encourage you to join us in Darwin for this conference for all aspects of contaminated site assessment, management and remediation, including the latest on mine closure and PFAS.


Day 1 - 11 May

  • 8.45am – 9.10am
    Saltwater Ceremony
  • 9.10am – 9.15am
    Welcome to Country
  • 9.15am – 10am
    Opening Keynote - Address Northern Territories Government Policy Direction
  • 10:00am – 10.15am
    Morning Tea
  • 10.15am – 12.00pm
    Session 1: Policy Setting and Regulation
  • 12.00pm – 1.00pm
  • 1.00pm – 3.00pm
    Session 2: Defence
  • 3.00pm – 3.15pm
    Afternoon Tea
  • 3.15pm – 5.30pm
    Site Visits
  • 5.30pm
    Networking Drinks

Day 2 - 12 May

  • 8.30am
    Registrations open
  • 8.45am – 9.00am
    Welcome to Conference ALGA CEO + Conference Chair ALGA
  • 9.00am – 9.45am
  • 9.45 – 10.15am
    Morning Tea
  • 10.15am – 12.00pm
    Session 3: Mine Rehabilitation
  • 12.00pm
    Conference Closing
  • 12.15pm
    Lunch and Networking

Please note this program is subject to change.

Thank you to our Committee

Adele Faraone, Environmental Engineer, EcOz
Amie Leggett, NT Manager, Innovative Groundwater Solutions
Emma Smith, Coordinator Environment and Climate Change, City of Darwin
– co-chair
Gemma Sheridan, Senior Project Consultant, SLR
Ian Brookman, GM Strategy and Development - Environmental Services, Ventia Pty Ltd
Toby George, NT Region Manager, Tetra Tech Coffey
- chair

Darwin Regional Conference rate

Member $550
Non Member $1100
Student Member $275

Your ticket includes all breaks (3), lunches (2), all the sessions and site visits.

All pricing includes GST and are listed in Australian dollars. Credit Card and EFT options for payment are both accepted.

Thank you to our Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor
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Gold Sponsor
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Silver Sponsors
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Sunset Networking Sponsor
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Trade Exhibition
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Partner Program
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P.O. Box: 3199, Robertson, NSW 2577
+ 61 2 4885 1136


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ABN 70 240 612 745
IRD 116 017 768

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