Landscaping New Zealand Event Feed http://www.lianz.org.nz Landscaping New Zealand LANDSCAPE TRAINING SEMINARS - Taming the Regulatory Dragonhttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=9<h2><strong>LANDSCAPE TRAINING&nbsp;SEMINARS</strong></h2> <h3>PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE LANDSCAPE INDUSTRY</h3> Welcome to the Landscaping New Zealand Mitre 10 Landscape Training Seminars. This is a new initiative aimed at providing professional development to all members of the landscape industry.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> Are you a landscaper, senior landscape manager or landscape designer working in our fast changing environment?<br /> <br /> Our first seminar series will demystify the complex regulatory world and equip you to negotiate it with confidence to achieve the great gardens you and your clients want.&nbsp;<br /> <h3>TAMING THE REGULATORY DRAGON</h3> Seminar 1: The Building Act in Relation to Landscaping<br /> How it works &ndash; How to work with it using the performance-based approach to compliance for positive results<br /> Tuesday October 21st 2014 7.00 am start<br /> The Home Ideas Centre, The Strand, Parnell<br /> <br /> Seminar 2: The Resource Management Act and District Plans<br /> Meeting the challenges of the RMA, District Plans and the Auckland Unitary Plan<br /> Tuesday November 25th 2014 7.00 am start<br /> The Home Ideas Centre, The Strand, Parnell<br /> <br /> Seminar 3: Taming the Regulatory Dragon &ndash; Your Business<br /> How to tame your business methods to manage risk and stay on top<br /> Tuesday February 17th 2015 7.00 am start<br /> The Home Ideas Centre, The Strand, Parnell<br /> <br /> For more information visit our website.<br /> <br /> www.landscapeseminars.co.nz<br type="_moz" />0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=9http://www.lianz.org.nz616LANDSCAPE TRAINING SEMINARS - Taming the Regulatory Dragonhttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=9 Canterbury Branch Meetinghttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=10The Canterbury Branch invites you out for a drink and a catch up.<br /> Discussion on where you would like to see the association heading, Conference 2016 etc.<br /> Where: Cargo Bar - 359 Lincoln Road, Addington, Christchurch.<br /> When: 6pm start, Thursday 26th March. <br /> <br /> Open to all Landscapers, Landscape Architects, Landscape Designers etc - please feel free to pass this on to your staff and other interested parties.<br /> <br /> Catering and first Drinks proudly sponsored by Intelli Grow (AKA South Hort)0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=10http://www.lianz.org.nzCanterbury Branch Meetinghttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=10 City Parks Services Young Landscaper of the Year 2015 Entry Form http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=14To enter:<br /> - You must be working full-time in the landscape sector (for at least 3 years).<br /> - You must be 30 years of age or under at the end of December 2015.<br /> - You must be employed by or be a financial, accredited member of Landscaping New Zealand as at 13 June 2015.<br /> - Shortlisted candidates must be prepared to participate in the Young Landscaper of the Year finals in Auckland on Saturday 4th July.<br /> - The winner must be prepared and available to take part in the Grand Final activities on 11th and 12th November 2015 in Auckland.<br /> <br /> Entries close: 5pm Friday 15 May 2015. <a href="/files/661/file/City-Parks-Services-YLOY-2015-Form-pdf" data-object-ref="attachment:124">Entry Form City Parks Services YLOY 2015 Entry Form</a>0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=14http://www.lianz.org.nzCity Parks Services Young Landscaper of the Year 2015 Entry Form http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=14 Nelson/Marlborough Branch Meetinghttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=12Landscape New Zealand would like to invite you to the Hanger 58, Nelson (58 Collingwood Street) for a few drinks, bit of food and a chinwag. Please RSVP to <a href="mailto:ben@urbanpaving.co.nz">ben@urbanpaving.co.nz</a> or 0274352122. Food and first drink provided by Urban Paving.0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=12http://www.lianz.org.nz647Nelson/Marlborough Branch Meetinghttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=12 Auckland Branch Meeting - Safety N Action are going to speak on upcoming changes to H & Shttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=13Safety N Action are going to speak on upcoming changes to H &amp; S and support/assistance they can offer with training for our members.<br /> <br /> Tuesday 9 June 2015 drinks at 6.30pm for 7pm start<br /> <br /> Venue:&nbsp;PGG Wrightson&rsquo;s Water 2 Sultan St, Ellerslie<br /> <br /> Please RSVP to <a href="mailto:j.johnson@geofabrics.co.nz?subject=RSVP%20to%20%22Looking%20After%20Yourself%20and%20your%20Tools%22">j.johnson@geofabrics.co.nz</a>&nbsp;by 8th June 2015.<br type="_moz" /> <br />0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=13http://www.lianz.org.nz736Auckland Branch Meeting - Safety N Action are going to speak on upcoming changes to H & Shttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=13 Dunedin Meeting and Training Eveninghttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=15Landscaping Training Event<br /> You're invited to our DryTreat Training Event!<br /> <br /> DryTreat are world leaders in sealers and cleaners for a range of surfaces including natural stone, concrete, bricks and grout. Find out more about their products at www.drytreat.com. We will be having a 'hands on' training event to demonstrate how the products are used and in what applications. Attending this training and showing your understanding of the products will allow you to become a certified installer. This means you will be able to issue DryTreat's 15 year warranty.<br /> <br /> With product information from Mitre 10 Mega, Dunedin.<br /> <br /> Food and drinks will be provided!<br /> Details for the training are as follows:<br /> Date: Wednesday 22nd April 2015<br /> Time: 6.00pm - 8.30pm<br /> Place: Mitre 10 Mega Dunedin, 350 Andersons Bay Rd, Dunedin.<br /> RSVP: Email <a href="mailto:ben@urbanpaving.co.nz">ben@urbanpaving.co.nz</a> or call 0274352122 with your details and number of staff attending by Tuesday 21st April 2015.<br /> <br /> Thanks to Mitre 10 Mega, Dunedin and Landscaping New Zealand<br /> <br /> We look forward to seeing you there, if you have any questions please contact us.0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=15http://www.lianz.org.nz668Dunedin Meeting and Training Eveninghttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=15 Central Otago Meeting and Training Eveninghttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=16Landscaping Training Event<br /> You're invited to our DryTreat Training Event!<br /> <br /> DryTreat are world leaders in sealers and cleaners for a range of surfaces including natural stone, concrete, bricks and grout. Find out more about their products at www.drytreat.com. We will be having a 'hands on' training event to demonstrate how the products are used and in what applications. Attending this training and showing your understanding of the products will allow you to become a certified installer. This means you will be able to issue DryTreat's 15 year warranty.<br /> <br /> With product information from Mitre 10 Remarkables Park.<br /> <br /> Food and drinks will be provided!<br /> Details for the training are as follows:<br /> Date: Thursday 23rd April 2015<br /> Time: 6.00pm - 8.30pm<br /> Place: Mitre 10 Remarkables Retail Park, Frankton, Queenstown.<br /> RSVP: Email <a href="mailto:ben@urbanpaving.co.nz">ben@urbanpaving.co.nz</a> or call 0274352122 with your details and number of staff attending by Wednesday 22nd April 2015.<br /> <br /> Thanks to Mitre 10, Remarkables Park and Landscaping New Zealand.<br /> <br /> We look forward to seeing you there, if you have any questions please contact us.0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=16http://www.lianz.org.nz669Central Otago Meeting and Training Eveninghttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=16 Landscaping New Zealand Allied Concrete Conference 2015 - Auckland Saturday 4 Julyhttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=17Landscaping New Zealand Allied Concrete Ltd Conference 2015 Saturday 4 July 2015 - Auckland<br /> <br /> We invite you to our Landscaping New Zealand Allied Concrete Ltd Conference 2015, incorporating our Members&rsquo; Forum and AGM, along with City Parks Services Young Landscaper of the Year finalist speeches and announcement of the winner. The day concludes with a dinner.<br /> <br /> Booking essentials - see link to Conference Programme and Registration&nbsp;<a href="/files/698/file/Landscaping-New-Zealand-Conference-Programme-Registration-2015-pdf" data-object-ref="attachment:154">Landscaping New Zealand Allied Concrete Conference 2015</a><br /> <br /> <strong>Day Programme</strong> - 9:30am-5:15pm <br /> Venue:Unitec,The Old Chapel, Gate1, Building 1, Carrington Campus, Mt Albert<br /> <strong>Dinner </strong>- 7:30pm&nbsp;<br /> Venue: &nbsp;Waipuna Hotel, Mt Wellington<br /> <br /> <br type="_moz" />0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=17http://www.lianz.org.nzLandscaping New Zealand Allied Concrete Conference 2015 - Auckland Saturday 4 Julyhttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=17 Looking Forward - Opportunities and Challengershttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=18<h2>LANDSCAPE TRAINING SEMINARS</h2> <h3>PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN THE LANDSCAPE INDUSTRY</h3> Welcome to the Landscaping New Zealand Mitre 10 Landscape Training Seminars. This is a new initiative aimed at providing professional development to all members of the landscape industry. <br /> <br /> Are you a landscaper, senior landscape manager or landscape designer working in our fast changing environment?<br /> <br /> Our first seminar series will demystify the complex regulatory world and equip you to negotiate it with confidence to achieve the great gardens you and your clients want. <br /> <h3>Looking Forward - Opportunities and Challenges&nbsp;</h3> <p><em>What is in store for the&nbsp;</em><em>future of the&nbsp;</em><em>NZ Landscaping Industry?</em></p> <p></p> By 2040 Auckland could be home to 2 million people. <br /> Living in a higher density and more ethnically diverse city will change the way people think about and use public and private open spaces, and the role we as landscape practitioners play.<br /> <br /> Rod Oram &ndash; journalist and economic commentator &ndash; will take us on a journey into the future of our city and the role of the landscape industry in this change.<br /> <br /> <strong>We&rsquo;ll discuss:</strong><br /> <br /> What Auckland&rsquo;s built environment will look like<br /> How nature will be integrated in ways that are functional and aesthetically pleasing<br /> What role landscape practitioners will play<br /> How we&rsquo;ll need to re-think what we do and how we do it <br /> <br /> You&rsquo;ll come away with insights that will enable you to develop an informed strategic plan to future proof the success of your business.<br /> <br /> <strong>Seminar 4 </strong><br /> <br /> Date: Tuesday 18th August <br /> Time: 7.00am-11.00am<br /> <br /> <strong>The Home Ideas Centre</strong><br /> 165 The Strand, Parnell<br /> Auckland 1010<br /> <h3><strong><a href="http://www.landscapeseminars.co.nz/registration.html">Register Here</a></strong>&nbsp;</h3> <br /> www.landscapeseminars.co.nz0000-00-00 00:00:00http://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=18http://www.lianz.org.nz786Looking Forward - Opportunities and Challengershttp://www.lianz.org.nz/event.php?eid=18