2018 EPLA Conference details announced

Oceans, Planning and Climate Change are the central focus of the 2018 EPLA conference, to be held on Thursday 25 and Friday 26 October.

Specialised sessions will bring together scientific and legal responses to the increasingly concerning challenges to the world’s oceans. Appropriately, this year’s venue is the Quarantine Station at North Head in Manly.


Highlights include:

  • EDO NSW will co-present a session on coastal erosion litigation and planning with Richard Lancaster SC
  • Professor Steven Sherwood of the Climate Change Research Centre at the University of New South Wales will present the keynote address 
  • Hon. Justice Stephen Gageler AC, current member of the High Court of Australia and former Solicitor General of the Commonwealth, will speak at the dinner. 

The full program and booking details can be found here.