Norman Waterhouse offers a range of events throughout the year. Please refer back to this page regularly for updated information on events and how to register on line.

Our focus is to provide conferences and seminars that will deliver quality content which is both timely and relevant. Our practitioners present content that uses real world examples, is content driven and demonstrates value for your time invested in attending. Each session includes the latest legal updates and implications for businesses and government organisations.

To receive information on our upcoming events and seminars, please register your details here.  

Upcoming Events

Human Resources Master Class

Following last year’s over-subscribed event, our practical and challenging Human Resources Master Class returns for another year! 

This year, we will be delivering another practical full-day workshop which aims to have participants work through some challenging negotiations and factual scenarios based on real life examples that have ended successfully for the employer.

Click here for our full program.  

All attendees will also receive a complementary ticket to the final State of the Sector plenary session, where we bring together the key findings and lessons of the Norman Waterhouse Local Government Master Class series and discuss the issues that will shape the sector in 2019. This afternoon event will be held on November 30 at the Adelaide Oval.

Places are limited and registrations will be taken on a first come, first served basis.

Time: Registration at 9:00 am for a 9:30 start, concluding at 3:00 pm 
Location: Mayfair Hotel, 45 King William Street, Adelaide


19 October 2018

19/10/2018 8:29:00 AM

Past Events

2018 Walking the Talk Seminar

2018 Walking the Talk Seminar

Thursday 5 April 2018 | Pullman Adelaide

South Australia’s Pre-eminent Employment Law Conference for CEOs, Senior Managers and Human Resource Professionals

Walking the Talk is back in 2018 and Norman Waterhouse’s Employment and Industrial Relations Team will again take you through an in depth analysis of the most important issues facing your workplace as nominated by our clients. Also, back by popular demand we will be running our interactive Expert Panel session.

Cost: $350 ex GST
Date: Thursday 5 April 2018
Time: 8:45am – 4:00pm, followed by drinks and canapés
Location: Pullman Adelaide, Level 15, 16 Hindmarsh Square, Adelaide

View program

2017 Norman Waterhouse Local Government Conference

Event Location - Adelaide Oval, William Magarey Room, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide

View the full conference program here.

To save the event to your calendar, click here.


If you are registering for a half day, please only select morning or afternoon sessions. Selecting sessions across the whole day will prevent a half day registration being processed. Morning sessions include the lunch, and afternoon sessions include the cocktail party.

If you make an error with your selections please click on the reset button at the bottom of the page.

The Normans Confessional

Have a question you’re too afraid to ask? Need a steer on a sticky issue? Didn’t seek permission and now you need forgiveness? Or you just want to chat about a dog?

Throughout the day, our experienced practitioners will be available to provide advice (and dispense alms) across all areas of local government.

To book a 10 minute session, please contact Leah Fingleton, on 8217 1320 or by emailing or turn up at the confessional box on the day!

Local Government Professionals SA Members

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