Syngenta Turf Innovation LIVE

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To celebrate the upcoming launch of the Syngenta Turf Innovation Centre, Syngenta are hosting a series of live events across Australia bringing the latest in Turf Management Innovation to your doorstep.  


Dates & Venues 

Wednesday, 26 April 


Moonee Valley Racing Club 

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Thursday, 27 April 


Eagle Farm Racecourse 

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Friday, 28 April 

Gold Coast 

Lakelands Golf Club  

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Monday, 1 May 


Morphettville Racecourse

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Tuesday, 2 May 


Ascot Racecourse

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Thursday, 4 May 


Waterview in Bicentennial Park 

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Dress code: Neat casual. No fluorescent materials please.  

The Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney events will be powered by Silent Sounds audio, a unique event experience where wireless headphone technology will broadcast multiple presenters at the same time in one space. You’ll have the opportunity to rove and listen to each of the presentations throughout the course of the day. 



Ticket price = $110 (incl GST).  
Ticket includes entry and meals provided at venue.  

Purchase your tickets here:

Or you can redeem your Turf Rewards points to purchase a ticket. Click here to download instructions on how to claim a ticket via Turf Rewards.  

Tickets close one week before each event:  

  • Melbourne - at 10.00am AEST on Wednesday 19 April 2023 
  • Brisbane - at 10.00 AEST on Thursday 20 April 2023 
  • Gold Coast - at 10.00am AEST on Friday 21 April 2023 
  • Adelaide - at 10.00am AEST on Monday 24 April 2023 
  • Perth - at 10.00am AEST on Tuesday 25 April 2023 
  • Sydney - at 10.00am AEST on Thursday 27 April 2023 

Tickets are subject to T&Cs. Event details are subject to change at the organisers discretion. Event may vary depending on venue/location. Tickets are non-refundable except under exceptional conditions. 



Doors open at 8am for an 8.30am start. Day will close out at 2.30pm.  



Utilising Satellite Technology for Turf Management 

Dr. Brett Morris  

Turf Diagnostics Revolutionised 

Katie Dodson (ADL/PER/SYD) & Mark Birchmore (MEL/BRIS/GC) 

Break – Morning Tea 

KEYNOTE: The Future of Turf Management Practices 

Dr. John E. Kaminski  

Increasing Biodiversity in Turf Management Systems 

Kate Torgersen (MEL/BRIS/GC/SYD) &  
Monina Gilbey (ADL/PER) 

Break – Lunch  

PANEL: What innovation is on the horizon for Turf Managers? 

All speakers  


Meet the Speakers  

Click here to learn more about the speakers for the event.