twitter17th Australasian Vertebrate Pest Conference

Management of vertebrate pest animals across the landscape

Hotel Realm, 18 National Circuit, Canberra ACT
  • Welcome function - Monday 1st May 2017 (evening)
  • Conference Program - Tuesday 2nd - Thursday 4th May (inclusive)


The Australasian Vertebrate Pest Conference is a not-for-profit event held every three years to bring together researchers, land managers, students and policy makers dealing with pest animals. The 17th Australasian Vertebrate Pest Conference will be held at the Hotel Realm, next to the Parliamentary Triangle in Canberra, 1-4 May 2017.

The Conference is proudly hosted by the Invasive Animals CRC.

The conference program will comprise presentations on control initiatives, innovations in research, management and policy and the latest research outcomes. Ample time will be scheduled for networking and discussion during breaks in the scientific program and during the social program, which will include a Welcome Reception and Conference Dinner.

The aim of the conference is to bring people involved in pest animal research and management together from Australasia and elsewhere, to network with other like-minded people, including, but not limited to: researchers and students involved in pest management, State government agencies, Federal and international government agencies, Local government pest officers and councillors, landowners and managers, Natural Resource Management bodies, members of conservation agencies and Industry bodies, contractors and community project officers.

More details about the conference, program and sponsorship will be provided here as they become available.



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