Events

NatRoad Conference Reef View Hotel, Hamilton Island

Friday, 31 August – Saturday 1 September 2018

NatRoad is getting bigger and better in 2018. This year, the conference will turn it up a gear and encourage businesses to ‘Power Up!’ their thinking. The two-day event will feature sessions revealing the biggest opportunities for businesses to improve their productivity and efficiency whilst tackling some of the industry’s most challenging topics.

The 2018 conference will have something for everyone, with parallel sessions designed to help large business as well as small operators. Delegates will walk away from the conference with practical tools to apply to their business and “big-thinking” inspiration for future planning.

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Regional Trucking Summits

NatRoad will be hosting Trucking Summits in Brisbane, the Gold Coast, Townsville and Canberra in June and July 2018.

Locations and dates will be announced shortly.

Upcoming Webinars

  • Getting Injured Workers Back to Work – Tuesday, 10 April 1:30 pm
  • Managing Poorly Performing Employees – Tuesday, 15 May 1:30 pm Register Now
  • Getting COR Ready: Safety Management Systems – June 2018 (date TBC)
  • Reasonable Meal Allowances and other tax issues in 2018-19 – July 2018 (date TBC)
  • Load Restraint Guide – August 2018 (date TBC)

More information on NatRoad Events

Annual Conference

The annual NatRoad conference is a chance for transport operators to get together to discuss hot topics in the industry, work together to grow and support each other’s businesses and network with industry providers and peers. The conference highlights the role that NatRoad plays in the road freight industry and the greater community.

Delegates enjoying the 2017 NatRoad Conference

Annual Awards

Each year, NatRoad presents awards that recognise excellence in the transport industry. They provide an opportunity to reward an individual for their ongoing commitment to safety, developing skills and an overall professional approach.

There are a number of awards presented throughout the evening which include:

  • Professional Driver of the Year Award
  • Youth Employee of the Year Award, and
  • The Ted Pickering Award

To find out more about NatRoad Awards contact our office on 02 6295 3000.

John Morris - Ted Pickering Memorial Award

John Morris, Ted Pickering Memorial Award Winner 2017

Regional Engagement

For a more personalised approach, NatRoad runs a series of regionally based events to bring representatives from industry to remote locations across Australia. These events are a great platform for both members and non-members to stay up-to-date on challenges facing the industry and ask their questions first hand.