Last Updated: April 21, 2017

Events

16997729_1267989166570573_1114146102095017449_nFriday 5 May 2017, 6pm – 9.30pm. Save the date!

Debating for Justice & Art Auction, moderated by The Hon Justice Margaret McMurdo AC

Debate topic: whether ‘The end is nigh’

Alan Wilson QC, Peta Stilgoe OAM, & Justice Glenn Martin AM
vs
Benedict Coyne, Murrawah Johnson, & Sean Ryan

 

 

Past events:

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The Paris Climate Agreement: Implications for Australian Lawyers

Video & speaker presentations

 

 

 

 

xThursday 16 February 2017

SEQ Regional Plan seminar

The SEQ Regional Plan is open for comment – get the information you need to make an informed submission.

 

 

 

Wednesday 1 February 2017

Planning Instruments (Toowoomba)

Important Qld Planning instruments are under review – find out how to have your say.

 

 

 

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Planning Instruments (Gold Coast)

Important Qld Planning instruments are under review – find out how to have your say.

 

 

 

sunshine-coast-turtlesWednesday 25 January 2017

Planning Instruments (Sunshine Coast)

Important Qld Planning instruments are under review – find out how to have your say.

 

 

 

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Planning Instruments (Brisbane)

Important Qld Planning instruments are under review – find out how to have your say.

 

 

 

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Swim for the Reef

Have fun, personally contribute to protecting the Great Barrier Reef, while also raising much needed funds for EDO Qld! Register your interest for 2018

 

 

 

 

Tuesday 30 August, Sunshine Coast

Qld Planning Reforms

Video & speaker presentations

 

 

 

 

Wind_sunrise-580x386Wednesday 24 August, Brisbane

Safe Climate, Clean Energy: How can we move to renewable energy powering Qld?

Video & speaker presentations

 

 

 

 

BrisbaneTuesday 23 August, Brisbane

Qld Planning Reforms

Video & speaker presentations

 

 

 

 

Monday 22 August, Toowoomba

Qld Planning Reforms

Video & speaker presentations

 

 

 

 

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Thursday 18 August, Brisbane

Cleaning up after miners have walked away: are you OK with footing the bill?

Speaker presentations

 

 

 

 

Monday 15 August, Gold Coast

Qld Planning Reforms

Video & speaker presentations

 

 

 

 

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Thursday 2 June, Brisbane

Shaping SEQ – Thought Leadership Series

EVENT AT CAPACITY: RSVP LIMIT REACHED

The presentation by Jessica Christiansen-Franks will be recorded and available on the Shaping SEQ website following the event.

PLEASE NOTE: This event is among the first of many events in the Shaping SEQ Thought Leadership series. For a full list of events please see the following Key Dates. The Shaping SEQ ideas hub will also be at these events helping people to enter ideas into the online hub.

 

 

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Wed 25 May 2016, 6pm

Qld Planning laws (Brisbane)

More info and speaker presentations

 

 

 

 

Land Clearing

Wed 13 April 2016, 6pm

Land clearing: what you can do! (Sunshine Coast)

More info and speaker presentations

 

 

 

 

Koala

Thurs 7 April 2016, 6pm

Land clearing: what you can do! (Brisbane)

More info and speaker presentations

 

 

 

 

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Thurs 28 January 2016, 6pm

Qld Planning Reforms: Supporting Instruments (Toowoomba)

View EDO Qld presentation

 

 

 

PrintSat 23 January 2016, midday to midnight

Swim for the Reef

Make a splash with us at Musgrave Park Pool, South Brisbane and Swim for the Reef! Grab your friends and help raise money to protect the Reef, with donations going to EDO Qld.

 

 

Sunshine Coast

 

Wed 20 January 2016, 6pm

Qld Planning Reforms: Supporting Instruments (Sunshine Coast)

View EDO Qld presentation

 

 

 

Gold coast

 

Tues 19 January 2016, 6pm

Qld Planning Reforms: Supporting Instruments (Gold Coast)

View EDO Qld presentation

 

 

 

Brisbane

 

Mon 18 January 2016, 6pm

Qld Planning Reforms: Supporting Instruments (Brisbane)

View EDO Qld presentation.

View Department of Planning presentation.

 

 

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Wed 18 November 2015, 9:30am – 1:00pm

Workshop: how to use the law to protect the environment (Atherton)

 

 

 

 

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Wed 18 November 2015, 6:00pm – 8:00pm

LawJam: Planning Reform, Community & Environment (Cairns)

Read about our scorecard for the proposed new planning laws

 

 

 

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Thurs 12 November 2015, 6:30pm – 8:30pm

LawJam: Economics in Environmental Litigation

Listen to & view speaker presentations

EDO Qld Principal Solicitor Sean Ryan is joined by economists Cameron Murray and The Australia Institute’s Rod Campbell as we examine the increasing importance of economics in environmental litigation.

 

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Tues 20 October 2015, 5:00pm – 7:00pm

LawJam: Proposed New Qld Planning Framework

This is a special extra session for all those who weren’t able to attend our last LawJam on the proposed framework.

Read our analysis of the framework

 

 

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Tues 29 September 2015, 6pm – 8pm

LawJam: Proposed New Qld Planning Framework.

Griffith University South Bank Campus, Brisbane.

View speaker presentations

 

 

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Tues 06 October 2015, 5:30pm – 7pm

Litigating the Environment – Ideas for the Future

Watch the seminar

Banco Court, Supreme Court Building Law Courts Complex, Brisbane.

Chair: The Honourable Justice Alan M Wilson.

Speakers: Stephen Keim SC, Damian Clothier QC.