Please note that the Melbourne Wholesale Fruit & Veg Market move from Footscray to Epping has been delayed from August 3 to August 31, 2015.
We have attached the Statement from the Premier of Victoria, THe Hon. Daniel Andrews MP. for your information.
Alternative Accommodation Options
The VCA Conference is fast approaching and the accommodation at the RACV Club Healesville is filling up fast. As an alternative we have provided some other accommodation options for you. See below to download this information.
We have also listed some alternative transport options if staying at another location.
Thursday 14th May & Friday 15th May 2015 at the RACV Country Club Healesville.
DAY 1: RACV HEALESVILLE COUNTRY CLUB, 122 Healesville-Kinglake Rd, Healesville.
DAY 2: Field Day - Strawberry Springs, Milgrove and Sanders Orchards, Three Bridges
The annual Victorian Cherry Conference for 2015 will be held in the scenic town of Healesville this year. The conference is open to all cherry growers and those interested in supporting the cherry industry.
The conference has been designed to learn from the past season and be ready to change and adapt to the future. The program this year features formal presentations from industry specialists, the return of the very popular Q & A style forum and the opportunity to attend two orchard walks on day 2.
Some of the presenters this year include:
- Andrew Jessop - Sugar Flotation
- Susan Finger - The future of HIA: and Overview.
- Tony Filippi, FGVL's Industry Development Manager
- Penny Meesham & Dugald Close - TIA (Tasmania Institute of Agriculture)
We have attached the program which contains a detailed layout of the two days.
Don't wait to book as spots are limited, see below to register!!
- $210.00 VCA MEMBER
- $260.00 NON MEMBERS
- $ 75.00 CONFERENCE DINNER-2 Course Meal (not included in above prices)
Registration includes attendance to all Conference Sessions, Forums & Orchard Walks
(including tea breaks & lunches) and web access to conference handouts.
REGISTER ONLINE NOW !!- http://www.trybooking.com/HOAC
Accommodation- A limited amount of accommodation is available at the venue so be sure to book early. As an alternative acommodation option, contact the Yarra Valley Tourist Information Centre:
Web www.visityarravalley.com.auPh: 03 5962 2600.