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2022 Annual Conference

4 – 6 March 2022

Surfair Marcoola, Sunshine Coast


The Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of Queensland 2022 Annual Conference will be held on the Sunshine Coast from Friday 4 March – Sunday 6 March 2022.

LRTAQ members, industry members, suppliers, service providers and government representatives are all invited to join us to receive the latest updates, discuss the future of our industry, and enjoy great social events.

Conference begins









Thursday 3 March 2022

6:30pm: Casual dinner for early arrivals

Friday 4 March 2022

8:30am – 3:00pm (approx): LRTAQ Management Committee Meeting

5:30pm – 9:00pm: Welcome Reception

Saturday 5 March 2022

9:00am – 3:30pm: Conference

9:00am – 4:00pm: Trade Showcase

8:30am – 3:00pm (approx): Partner Tour

6:30pm – late: Bull Carter’s Ball 2022

Sunday 6 March 2022

8:00am – 9:30am: Farewell breakfast


The Ramada Marcoola adjoins the conference venue, and attendees are encouraged to secure a 10% discount on the best accommodation rate of the day by booking direct:

Quote: “Livestock and Rural Transporters Association of Queensland”
Email: reception.marcoolabeach@wyn.com
Call: 07 5412 0100

Sponsorship and trade exhibition

The LRTAQ Annual Conference is a unique opportunity to engage with leading rural transporters in a relaxed and friendly environment. In 2022 we are pleased to offer sponsors, suppliers and industry partners an opportunity to demonstrate support for our industry and promote products and services to a relevant and influential audience.

Your support will play a key role in the overall success of the conference, and there are several tiers of sponsorship available.

For more information about sponsorship and trade exhibition opportunities, please contact Laney O’Neil at the LRTAQ Secretariat.

Young Person in Transport Award 2022

Do you know an outstanding young person working in the livestock or rural transport industry? Nominate them for the 2022 LRTAQ Young Person in Transport Award and recognise excellence in our industry.

We are seeking nominations of individuals who display pride and professionalism in their career, have a passion for our industry and have a strong desire to advance within it.

All roles within the livestock and rural transport industry are eligible to be nominated (for example drivers, mechanics, schedulers, administration officers, shed hands, managers – are all eligible for nomination).

Thank you to our national sponsors