AILA’s events portfolio provides a chance for members to engage, learn, network and gain valuable CPD points. Events are run by AILA nationally and locally throughout the year. Other industry events of interest to our members are listed here as well.

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AILA National Events

2016 International Festival of Landscape Architecture

Canberra (27 - 30 October 2016). The International Festival will be the focal event of AILA’s fifty year celebrations in 2016, and will include an International Student Charette, Gala Dinner, two-day Congress along with pre and post Festival touring. The Festival typically attracts over 500 delegates from more than fifteen countries. Read more.


2016 National Landscape Architecture Awards

Canberra (Thursday 27 October 2016). Attracting over 300 entries in 2016, the AILA National Landscape Architecture Awards advance the profession of landscape architecture by fostering awareness and recognition of the work of AILA Registered Landscape Architects. Read more


Living Cities Workshop

Following the recent announcements by the Minister for the Environment Greg Hunt and the Prime Minister around greening cities, increasing tree canopy cover and green space AILA held a Living Cities Workshop in partnership with Engineers Australia on 10 February 2016 in Canberra. The aim was to facilitate organisations active in this pace to work together, leverage information and develop united policies to inform the government. Read more.

2015 Festival of Landscape Architecture: This Public Life
Melbourne (15-18 October 2015). This Public Life will shift the prevailing conversation from self-reflective to open, collaborative and critical. The Festival will encourage interdisciplinary awareness and enhance the public’s understanding of landscape architecture; combining landscape architects and speakers from diverse professions including the arts and sciences, both nationally and internationally.Read more.


2014 Festival of Landscape Architecture: Forecast
The inaugural Festival took place in Brisbane 16-18 October. Creative Directors Sharon Mackay and Di Snape devised a program of participatory events and experiences attended by over 400 people. Read more about Forecast or visit our Facebook account to view photos from the Festival.


Questions relating to national events should be directed to AILA's National Office.

AILA State & Territory Events

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Industry Events

Turf Australia National Conference and Field Day, Hunter Valley NSW (5-7 June 2017)

GreenUrbanScape Asia 2017, Singapore EXPO Convention and Exhibition Centre (9-11 November 2017)

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