WAFES19 Sneak Preview
Registrations are now closed for the 2019 WAFES Conference and Fire and Emergency Services Awards gala dinner.
Changing your registration: If you need to make changes to your registration including your travel and/or accommodation booking, please contact Event Travel Management on (08) 9389 6232 or email email@example.com. Change fees for travel and accommodation may apply.
Travel and Accommodation: Information on Driving to the Conference, Hotels, Bus Transfers, the WAFES Travel and Accommodation Policy and claiming your conference travel expenses can all be found on the Travel and Accommodation page.
In keeping with the theme of the conference Facing the future together we’d prefer the conference to be uniform free.
DFES facility tours
Friday 6 September
Smart casual with enclosed shoes.
Delegate welcome sundowner
Friday 6 September
Saturday 7 to Sunday 8 September
Awards Gala Dinner
Saturday 7 September
Semi-formal with miniature medals.
Thank you to the 2019 WAFES Conference Committee for creating a great program of speakers, demonstrations, exhibitions and networking opportunities for the 2019 WAFES Conference. Committee members include:
Gordon Hall ESM – President, State Emergency Service Volunteer Association
Lin Booth – Secretary, State Emergency Service Volunteer Association
Jeff Howe ESM – Commander, Volunteer Marine Rescue Western Australia
Roger Martin ESM – Vice Commander, Volunteer Marine Rescue Western Australia
Kaitlyn Bond – Administrative Officer, Volunteer Fire and Rescue Services Association of WA
Jodie Neuzerling – Executive Officer, Volunteer Fire and Rescue Services Association of WA
Merv Austic – Executive Officer, Emergency Services Volunteer Association
Darren Brown – A/Executive Officer, Association of Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades of WA
Jennifer Pidgeon – Manager Strategic Volunteer & Youth Programs Manager, DFES
Gary Gifford ESM – A/Deputy Commissioner Operations, DFES
Jill Downard (Chair) – A/Director Media and Corporate Communications, DFES
Thank you to our name badge sponsor: