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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
King's Hall

Members & Senators Welcome Reception hosted by the Federal Women's Council

Members and Senators invite you to join with them for the Federal Conference Welcome Reception hosted by the Federal Women's Council in the King's Hall at Museum of Australian Democracy (MoAD) Canberra

18 King George Terrace, Parkes, Canberra


  • Drinks, canapes and welcome speeches
  • Tour of rejuvenated Country Party Room
  • Opportunity to view the Statue of Sir John McEwen unveiled on 11 December on Queen Victoria Parade Canberra, adjacent to the Rose Garden


  • Close

Business attire




Duration: 2 hours
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Canberra Room

Young Nationals Breakfast

Duration: 1.5 hours
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Federation Ballroom

Federal Conference Program DAY 1

7.00am - 8.30am HYATT Hotel, Canberra Room, Canberra

  • Young Nationals Breakfast

8.30am  Federal Conference registrations open, Gallery, Hyatt Hotel

9am - 5.00pm HYATT Hotel,  Federation Ballroom, Canberra

  • Federal Conference commences


  • Federal President's Address


  • Motions


  • Federal Leader's Address


  • Federal Treasurer's Report     


  • Federal Director's Report     


  • Policy Standing Committee Report    

12.30pm - 1.30pm 

  • Networking Buffet Luncheon


  • Federal Conference reconvenes
  • Resumption of motions


  • Senator Leaders Address   

      2.10pm - 2.50pm

  • State Leaders Panel and Question time


  • Women's Federal Council Report


  • Federal Minister for Resources & Water Address


  • Close of Federal Conference DAY 1

6.30pm The National Arboretum, Forest Drive, Molonglo Valley Canberra 

  • Federal President's Gala Dinner
Duration: 16.5 hours
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

The Nationals Networking Luncheon

Hyatt Hotel 120 Commonwealth Ave Canberra, 12.30pm Saturday 27 March 2021

Your opportunity to converse with The Nationals' Federal and State Leaders, Federal and State Executive, Council delegates from around regional Australia and corporate guests, along with buffet food service and beverages.


Duration: 1 hour
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM

Federal President's Gala Dinner

National Arboretum Canberra. Forest Drive, Molonglo Valley, Canberra

Refurbished to reflect its original grandeur, this renowned heritage-listed venue provides a sophisticated and elegant backdrop for our Gala Dinner.  The Nationals Leadership, MPs, Senators and guests to come together for conversation, to enjoy fine local food and wines tailored to a special menu for this special occasion. 

A thought-provoking and memorable evening is planned.


Thank you to Manildra Group, our Federal President's Gala Dinner Sponsors


  • Arrival for pre-drinks and canapes
  • 3 course meal & beverages
  • Special entertainment


  • Close of evening

Attire: Evening wear / lounge suit










Duration: 5 hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Federation Ballroom

Federal Conference Program DAY 2

9.00am to 12pm, HYATT Hotel, Federation Ballroom, Canberra

Federal Conference reconvenes


  • Federal Deputy Leader's Address


  • Young Nationals Report 
  • Conclusion of motions
  • Closing Addresses

Federal Conference closes

Federal Council opens

  • Appointments of Trustees and Auditors
  • Election of Office Bearers
  • Closing Addresses

Federal Council Closes


Duration: 3 hours