Conference 2021

We’re here to help growers stay up to speed.

Fruit Growers Tasmania will be holding its 30th annual Winter Conference at Launceston's Tailrace Centre on 14-16 June 2021. The conference program will feature an inspiring mix of leading national and international speakers providing information on the latest research findings, production techniques, emerging technologies and the current priorities and challenges relating to fruit production in Tasmania. There truly will be something for everyone.

Conference program

Attendees will be able to:

  • Hear from national and international researchers, industry professionals and agrifood leaders.
  • Explore the latest commercial products and services available for use.
  • Network with leading industry suppliers and service providers.
  • Celebrate the milestones and achievements of the industry at Tasmania’s annual fruit industry awards dinner.

Join us for Tasmania’s best annual horticultural conference.


Registration is easy with our online registration form.

Register here

Attendees can pay by credit card or request an invoice and can register for the full conference package or for each day separately and/or the industry awards dinner.

FGT is offering discounted prices for FGT members, with additional discounts available for full conference registrations and individuals booking for large groups. The registration fees include the Australian Goods & Services Tax (GST).

Fruit Growers Tasmania has partnered with two local accommodation providers in Launceston to get our delegates a great deal. 

Accommodation options

Sponsorship & Trade exhibitor opportunities:

Fruit Growers Tasmania invites interested partners to participate in the 30th annual conference 2021 as a sponsor and / or exhibitor. The conference represents a unique opportunity for organisations and businesses, both local and national, which wish to be recognised as partners of Tasmania’s fruit industries.  

The sponsorship packages are designed to provide opportunities for sponsors to:

  • Promote their brand and products.
  • Demonstrate support for Tasmania’s fruit industries.
  • Meet and interact with delegates from across Australia.
  • Develop and expand networks.

There are a variety of packages available from the awards dinner sponsor, the premier package for sponsors who wish to stand out from the crowd, to the break and session sponsor packages, which offer a great way to connect with your grower base and further develop relationships with Tasmania’s fruit industries. We're also offering trade exhibitor packages. 

Spaces are limited, so view package details and complete the sponsorship form to secure your spot today.

Sponsorship information Exhibitor registration

All price include GST. 

Industry Awards Dinner:

The 2021 Industry Awards Dinner will be held at Josef Chromy on Wednesday, 16 June. This event recognises the achievements of industry members and inducts new members into the industry Roll of Honour.

This event is for FGT members and invited guests. Registration is also through the conference registration portal.

Register here

Please note, ticket numbers are strictly limited to this event so be sure to secure your place now!

Find out more

For further information about any of the conference events and activities, please contact Doris Ellison at