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Industry events

Interesting and fun industry events

Professional and social industry events are a great way to meet others working in the home building industry, keep up-to-date with new information, and share ideas and opportunities. HIA hosts a number of different types of industry events throughout the year, right across Australia.

Formal industry events

Formal industry events give you the opportunity to hear first-hand from government ministers, planners and decision-makers about building-related matters. You also get the chance to speak with the presenters about issues affecting your business and industry.

Events include:

  • Builder’s lunches
  • Planning and environment breakfasts
  • Housing summit
  • Kitchen and bathroom design events.

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Building & Business information sessions

Building & Business are full-day information sessions designed to address your business needs both on site and in the office. The sessions deliver the latest information about new products, services and business management techniques.

Silica awareness seminars

HIA held a series of webinars, that were recorded, where you can hear from the experts on the dangers of Silica in the workplace, how to avoid the risks and work safely with products containing Silica. This series is designed for builders and trade contractors (carpenters, bricklayers, tilers, concreters, electricians).

The HIA ‘Silica Awareness’ Seminar Series covers:

  • What is silica and what products it features in
  • What are the rules for working with it
  • How can builders and tradies work safely with products containing silica
  • What are the appropriate cutting tools and PPE
  • What is health and air monitoring
  • Where do I get further information and support.

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Informal social events

If you want to catch up with friends in the industry, or make new ones, HIA’s Golf Days, Race Days and Bowls Days are a great way to network in a relaxed setting. These gatherings are always popular and you can usually bring along clients and staff to show your appreciation.

Events for business partners

Behind most successful building business is a busy partner working from home or in the office. Business partner events give support/admin workers the chance to step out and connect with other spouses and partners, share ideas, and pick up the latest information from guest speakers and discussions.

More information

You can search for an industry event in your area.

Contact HIA Events on 1300 650 620.