RESERVE YOUR PLACE – Register Now Local Government Heritage Forum

The Heritage Council of Victoria invites local government strategic and statutory planners and heritage officers, and current local government heritage advisors to its Local Government Heritage Forum.

The Forum’s theme is Embracing change.

Hear from experts and colleagues on heritage issues and learn about ways to help communities protect and celebrate their heritage. There will be presentations on new initiatives and models for best practice to ensure the successful management of local heritage across the state. The Forum also provides an opportunity for sharing information, networking with colleagues and professional development for local government staff and heritage advisors.

The Forum is an all-day, in-person–only event. Bookings are essential and numbers are restricted.

DATE: Friday 19 May 2023
TIME: 10 am to 4.30 pm
LOCATION: Museum Theatre, Melbourne Museum, 11 Nicholson Street, Carlton

BOOKINGS: If you are a local government planner or heritage officer, or current heritage advisor to local government please reserve your place via email at

Bookings close on Friday 21 April.

Attendance from each Council is limited to a maximum of four officers (if your heritage advisor is attending they should be included in this maximum).

The draft program is now available here.

The final program will be available on the website in early May.