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Roads Australia Event Details

RA Industry Luncheon with Mike Stapleton (Brisbane)

24/03/2017 12:00 to 24/03/2017 14:30

Venue: Customs House, 399 Queen Street, Brisbane

As one of Queensland's most senior and experienced transport bureaucrats, Mike Stapleton needs no introduction to the roads industry. 

He'll bring all his knowledge and experience to the table as he casts an eye over the year ahead at this, our first major Queensland industry lunch of 2017.


This event is now CLOSED.  For any late changes email 

Date:     Friday 24 March

Time:     12 noon pre-lunch drinks for a 12.30pm prompt sit down; 2.30pm close

Where:   Customs House, 399 Queen Street, Brisbane

Diet:       Please inform us if you have special dietary requirements



Members Seat - $175 (plus GST)

Non Members Seat -  - $200 (plus GST) 

Corporate Tables - $1225 (plus GST)  (Pay for 7 seats and get 1 free seat) 

            Book 8 seats and you have the option of:

                        a) Having a branded corporate table with 8 seats – an ideal opportunity to invite guests; or

                        Dispersing your 8 seats across the venue to meet other companies and government agencies beyond the scope of a formal corporate table. 



This event is proudly sponsored by




Mike Stapleton, Acting Director-General, Queensland Transport and Main Roads

Mike was appointed Acting Director-General in October last year, stepping up from his role as Deputy D-G - Customer Services, Safety and Regulation.

Prior to this, he was Deputy Director-General, Infrastructure Management and Delivery for TMR. He has been a member of the TMR Executive Leadership Team since August 2014.

Mike has worked in the state public transport sector in finance, general management and transport safety roles for more than 20 years delivering key road safety initiatives including Graduated Licensing, Alcohol Interlocks and immediate suspension for recidivist drink drivers and the expansion of the Camera Detected Offence Program.

Mike holds a bachelor of Business (Public Administration) degree, obtained from QIT in 1983 and a Master of Professional Accounting, obtained from the University of Southern Queensland in 2000.



Bookings are to be confirmed and paid in full 48 hours prior to the event.  Bookings received 48 hours prior to the event cannot be guaranteed unless a confirmation has been received by the Events Director. Cancellations should be notified in writing by email.  Cancellations received prior to one week before the event will receive a full refund less 25%.   No refund will be applicable for cancellations received after one week prior to the event although substitute delegates are welcomed.    

Please note:  Anyone registering for and/or attending an RA event does so on the condition and understanding that his or her name, company/organisation and title will be provided to other attendees. Registration and/or attendance also implies consent to be photographed at the event, and for those photographs to be used in various media for the purposes of promotion and publicity. Attendees’ names, organisations and/or titles may also be included in accompanying captions. 

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