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National Cherry Industry Conference 2024

The Extension and Communication Project Presents: The 2024 Cherry Industry Event of the Year. πŸ’

Get ready for an event that's as sweet as a perfectly ripe cherry! Cherry Growers Australia is excited to invite you to the Cherry Industry Conference, Export Workshop, and Field Day in the picturesque heart of Hobart, Tasmania.

 

πŸ“… REGISTRATIONS NOW OPEN: July 31 - August 02, 2024

Join fellow cherry growers, industry experts, and special guests from across Australia and around the globe for a three-day celebration of all things cherry! 

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION CLICK HERE

 Hotel Grand Chancellor Harbour View

🌐 What to Expect:

Initial overview. The program of speakers see below program information.

Cherry Conference 2024 Overview of what to expect

Evening CGA Gala Dinner: A Night Under the Stars Theme on Hobart's Waterfront

After a day of enriching discussions, wind down at an unforgettable industry dinner along Hobart’s stunning waterfront as we welcome you to experience "A Night Under the Stars with a Glowing Orchard Twist". Indulge in a delicious meal showcasing Tasmania’s high quality produce, network with fellow growers, and enjoy some special fun entertainment that we have for you to finish the night on a lighter note. It's a night you won't want to miss!

There will be an awards ceremony and nominations are now openSEE THE CHERRY INDUSTRY AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE information here.

 

🌳 Orchard ToursπŸ’ - SOLD OUT! 

At this conference we are excited to offer growers an orchard tour, where growers and interested parties will visit leading orchards in the Huon Valley and cover topics such as protective cropping, marketing, canopy systems and more. There will also be product demonstrations and a networking lunch. - Contact Jessica Fearnley jessica.fearnley@dpi.nsw.gov.au to go on the waitlist.

 

Fees 

FULL PACKAGE @$705 inc GST Includes; Export workshop, networking drinks, conference, gala dinner, and field day). 

EARLY BIRD FULL PACKAGE @$610 inc GST DISCOUNT - SOLD OUT!

Fees for attendance at single days are outlined below.

 

Export Workshop 

We're excited to announce a lineup of expert speakers who will share invaluable insights and strategies focused on cherry exports. Whether you're a seasoned exporter or exploring international markets for the first time, this workshop is designed to equip you with the latest trends, best practices, and practical advice to maximize your export opportunities. Don't miss this chance to learn from industry leaders and expand your global reach in the cherry market! Speakers list coming soon.

Fees: $150 inc GST includes; workshop attendance and networking drinks.

Networking drinks on Wednesday afternoon are available at no cost to people attending the conference on Thursday.

Cherry Industry Export Workshop – Day 1 program of events 

 

Conference 

Fees: $295 inc GST includes conference attendance and if arriving the night before, head to the conference space for networking drinks at 5pm (free)

EARLY BIRD CONFERENCE ONLY @$200 inc GST DISCOUNT - SOLD OUT!

Conference Program Day 2 Final 

CGA Gala Dinner - A NIGHT UNDER THE STARS

Fees: $160 inc GST includes: full 3 course sit down meal, beverages and some fun entertainment, as per above.

 

Orchard Tours - SOLD OUT!!

At this conference we are excited to offer growers an orchard tour, where growers and interested parties will visit leading orchards in the Huon Valley and cover topics such as protective cropping, marketing, canopy systems and more. There will also be product demonstrations and a networking lunch.

Fees: $100 inc GST includes; transport, full day touring, and lunch.

CONFERENCE REGISTRATION CLICK HERE

 

 

SPEAKERS AND TOPICS

Click program image below to download version 1 of the program.

 Cherry 2024 Program Cover

VENUES


Conference venue - Hotel Grand Chancellor Hobart, Tasmania
Dinner venue - The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania 

Hotel Grand Chancellor Conference Room Harbour View

 

SPONSORSHIP

This event offers a unique opportunity for you to showcase your company's products and services to a targeted audience, network with key decision-makers, and position your organisation as a leading service provider in the Australian cherry industry.

Prospectus for Cherry 2024 Conference Sponsorship

DOWNLOAD THE PROSPECTUS HERE

 

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