14 - 15 July 2016


Pacific Hotel at Cairns, QLD

About the Conference

Q Shelter will deliver the third annual housing and homelessness Conference on 14 and 15 July this year. The theme for this two-day event is ‘Empowered People, Connected Communities, Sustainable Housing’.

The Q shelter Conference is known for bringing together the housing and homelessness assistance industry to address common challenges and share best practices from national and international speakers.

Last year, the Conference was attended by hundreds of delegates from across Queensland. Follow us on our social media or subscribe to our monthly newsletter to stay up-to-date on the development of the Conference.

3 Reasons to attend the conference

  1. Hear from local and international housing experts
  2. Find out more about innovative programs and industry collaboration taking place across regional Queensland
  3. Network with colleagues across the Queensland housing and homelessness assistance industry
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Featuring Speakers

Nic Marchesi & Lucas Patchett

Founder of Orange Sky Laundry

Dr. Sam Tsemberis

Founder of Pathways to Housing (USA)

The Hon. Mick de Brenni, MP

Minister for Housing and Public Works

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A broad range of sponsorship opportunities are still available for the Q Shelter Housing & Homelessness Conference 2016. Please do not hesitate to contact Scott McGregor on 0430100932 or via email to discuss a tailored sponsorship package.

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Event Location

Pacific Hotel at Cairns


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