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17 Jun 2019 3:32 pm

PLA NSW/ACT want to hear from you!

Due to recent changes, the PLA NSW/ACT Regional Council currently has a vacancy. The Regional Council meets bi-monthly to discuss and develop the NSW/ACT Regions plans. We invited interested parties to submit an expression of interest providing a brief overview of skills relating to the key responsibilities listed below.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Elect a National Director to sit as representative for the region on the National Board for a 3 year term.

2. Elect Regional Office Bearers as per constitution

3. To develop and maintain a range of regional services which meet National Board performance levels whilst servicing the regional membership. This is delivered through: Regional Information services; Regional training and professional development opportunities; Networking opportunities; Recognition of Excellence; Regional representation and advocacy; and Membership liaison and retention.

4. To link the membership through a hierarchy of integrated products and services which range from Chapter to Region to National to International level.

5. To administer the Regional Council Finances within the guidelines established through the National Office on Finance.

6. To maintain regular personal contact with the regional membership in order to ensure the range of services provided meet the professional needs of the members.

7. To establish regional representation on committees, boards, advisory panels and the like, in order to raise the status of Parks and Leisure Australia, whilst improving professional opportunities for both members and the overall industry.

8. Ongoing liaison with the Regional Executive Officers/National Office:

• to maintain up-to-date information on National Board initiatives

• to maintain changes in regional membership records.

• inform of intended seminars & events to be held so information can be put onto website

• inform of changes in Regional Council office bearers

• inform/answer new member enquiries


17 Jun 2019 3:19 pm

Denise Ora has been formally appointed as the new Executive Director of NSW's iconic Botanic Gardens & Centennial Parklands (BGCP).

Denise will be leading a remarkable team responsible for over 1,100 hectares of Sydney's prime public parklands and botanic gardens and is the first woman to be appointed as Executive Director to the Royal Botanic Gardens in its 204 year history.




27 May 2019 1:56 pm

NSW/ACT Award Winners Announced

The 2019 NSW/ACT Award Winners were announced on Thursday 23 May at the National Arboretum Canberra.

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Contact

Bethanie Tobin
Executive Officer
PO Box 239
St. Ives NSW, 2075
Mob. +61413762757
plansw@parksleisure.com.au

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