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Roads Australia Event Details

RA Fellows Multi State Luncheon (Perth)

21/03/2017 10:00 to 21/03/2017 11:30

Venue: Aurecon, 5/863 Hay Street


The multi-state lunches are open to all Fellows, past and present. While this event is being hosted in Perth, each state holds its own lunch at an Aurecon office, and we engage with other states via video-conference. All Fellows have the opportunity to hear from the speaker and ask questions, while engaging with Fellows in their home states. As this is a multi-state event - please note below the time of the event in your location.  

The RA Fellowship chapter aims to build leadership capacity in three areas:

1.      Personal leadership

2.      Organisational leadership

3.      Industry leadership

The lunches, which are free for all Fellows past and present, focus on our organisational leadership pillar. We have identified some key topics of interest to Fellows, however please think of some questions you may wish to ask on the day.


PERTH (HOST) – 10.00am-11.30am (Morning Tea)

Aurecon – 5/863 Hay Street – Boardroom level 5

Local contact – Stacie Fitzgerald (ask for Stacie at reception)


SYDNEY – 1.00pm-2.30pm (Lunch)

Aurecon - 116 Military Rd, Neutral Bay - Whitton room, level 5

Local contact – Jo Georges (ask for Jo at reception)


MELBOURNE – 1.00pm-2.30pm (Lunch)

Aurecon - 850 Collins St, Docklands – Boardroom level 8

Local contact- Courtney Pearson (ask for Courtney at reception)


BRISBANE – 12.00 – 1.00pm

Aurecon - Level 14, 32 Turbot Street Brisbane - Board Room, level 14

Local contact – Sandra Dorr (ask for Sandra at reception)


ADELAIDE – 12.30pm- 1.30pm

Level 10, 55 Grenfell Street,Adelaide – Board Room level 10

Local contact – Alex Baldock (ask for Alex at reception)



The Fellowship Program is proudly sponsored by the John Holland Group. Thanks to Aurecon for hosting this event. 




Marion Fulker, Chief Executive - Committee for Perth  

Marion is the inaugural Chief Executive of the Committee for Perth Ltd.  She took up the position in January 2007 having previously been the Executive Director of the Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA) WA Division.  Marion is an Adjunct Senior Research Fellow at the University of Western Australia and holds an MBA from Curtin Graduate School of Business.  Aside from Leading the Committee, Marion is the Chair of the Conservation & Parks Commission and a professional representative on the state’s Infrastructure Coordinating Committee.

As an evidenced based organized, Marion has led a number of landmark Committee for Perth research projects which have resulted in reports such as;

  • Towards a Bridge Future which outlines two scenarios for Perth as a region of 3.5 million people
  • A Cultural Compact, the 10 year challenge which articulates a vision to make arts and culture part of the everyday lives of Western Australians
  • Filling the Pool a gender equality report aimed at growing the number of women participating and progressing in corporate life in Perth
  • Fremantle as a reconnected city which details the opportunities for the future of the Fremantle region
  • Get a Move On! The Committee’s current transport and congestion project

She is now leading the Committee’s next major project – Bigger & Better Beyond the Boom. 

In the past decade, Marion has undertaken study tours throughout the USA, Europe, Australasia and the UK to examine how cities work.  Her research focus has been on a range of topics including inner city vibrancy, urban renewal and public transport.  In 2015 Marion was named as one of Australia’s 100 Women of Influence and in 2016 was the winner of the WA Telstra Business Woman of the Year in the For Purpose & Social Enterprise category.  Her opinions on Perth’s future are regularly sought by government and the media.

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