Key Dates

2017 calendar

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1                         New Year’s Day

26                      Australia Day Holiday

13                      Royal Hobart Regatta (Hobart TAS)

15                      Prime Ministers XI cricket – Manuka Oval

16                      BusNSW AGM/Board of Management/Delegates Forum

18                      QBIC Members Forum/Lunch Gympie

21-23                BusVic Branch Meetings

22                     Launceston Cup (Launceston TAS)

27 – 3               March  BusNSW Regional Seminars (Northern NSW)

28                     BIC IR Seminar, Suppliers and Technical Workshop and Industry dinner – Canberra (BIC Council meeting 1 March)

1                        BIC Council meeting (Canberra)

6                        Labour Day (WA)

7-9                    BusVic Branch Meetings

13                     March Public Holiday (SA)

13-16                Bus NSW Regional Seminars (Southern NSW)

21                     Head of the River (Adelaide)

22-24               BusVic Branch Meetings

27                     PFG Luncheon 12:30 – 1:30

1                      QBIC AGM/Gala Dinner and Awards Evening

2                      Daylight Savings ends (3am) (ACT, NSW, SA, TAS, VIC)

2                      Barossa Airshow (Barossa)

7                      BusVic Golf Day

14                   Good Friday

14-17              Easter P/H – Fri: All States, Sat: All States (except TAS & WA), Sun: ACT & NSW, Mon: All States

19-23             Barossa Vintage Festival (Barossa)

20-21             BusNSW Members Conference (Terrigal)

25                   Anzac Day


7-10                APTA Bus and Paratransit Conference (Reno, NV, United States)

10                   BusNSW Board of Management

12                   QBIC Partners Forum Brisbane

13                   QBIC Members Forum/Lunch (SEQ)

14                    Mother’s Day

13-17              CUTA Annual Conference (Montréal, Que, Canada)

15-17              UTIP Global Public Transport Summit (Montréal, Que, Canada)

18-21              dreamBIG (formerly Come Out) Children’s Festival

22                   BusNSW Board of Management and Delegates Forum

2-3                 TasBus Conference (Hobart)

5                     Western Australia Day (WA)

10                   QBIC Member/Partner Forum Chinchilla

12                   Queen’s Birthday All states(Except WA & Qld) | Volunteer Day (SA)

13                   PFG – Drinks and canapes event 6:30 – 8:30pm

15                   BusNSW Associate Member Seminar

15                   BusSA and BIC Welcome Function

16                   Coach Connections (Adelaide)

17                   BusSA Conference (Adelaide)

3                     BIC Council Meeting (Pullman Hotel Queen St, Melbourne)

3-4                 BAV Maintenance Conference (Pullman Hotel Queen St, Melbourne)

7                     Alice Springs Show Day (Alice Springs NT)

10-13             BusNSW/ITLS CTM course (TBC)

21                   Katherine Show Day (Katherine NT)

21                   QBIC Partners Forum (Cairns)

22                   QBIC Members Forum/Lunch (Mareeba)

24                   Bus NSW Board of Management and Delegates Forum

28                   Darwin Show Day (Darwin NT)

7                      Bank Holiday (NSW) | Picnic Day (NT)

13-17               Thredbo 15 Conference (Stockholm, Södermanland, Sweden)

16                     Show Day Public Holiday (QLD)

3                     Father’s Day

13                   BusNSW Board of Management

19                   BusVic Management Forum and AGM

24-26             Australasia Bus & Coach Expo (Gold Coast, Hosted by QBIC)

25                   Family and Community Day (ACT) | Queens Birthday Holiday (WA)

29                   AFL Grand Final Holiday (VIC)

1                      Daylight Savings Starts (2am) (ACT, NSW, SA, TAS, VIC)

2                      Labour Day (ACT, NSW, SA) | Queen’s Birthday (QLD)

4-6                  Bus and Coach Association New Zealand Annual Conference – Rotorua

8-11                 APTA Annual Meeting and Expo (Atlanta, GA, United States)

16-20              BusNSW Northern combined AGM’s and Regional Seminars

21                    QBIC Member/Partner Forum (Airlie Beach)

30 – Nov 2     BusNSW Southern combined AGM’s and Regional Seminars

7                      Melbourne Cup Day (Vic)

12                   BIC AGM and Council meeting (Hobart)

12-15              BIC Conference (Hobart )

18                   Bus Vic Woman on Board Seminar and Luncheon

23                  BusNSW Associated Members Seminar/Board of Management

24                  BusNSW Platinum and Gold Partners Luncheon

24                  BusVic Women on Board

29                  PFG – Luncheon event 12:30 – 1:30pm

2                     QBIC Christmas event

4                     BusNSW Delegates Forum/Board of Management/Christmas Function

25                   Christmas Day

26                   Boxing Day | Proclamation Day (SA)

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