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Roads Australia Event Details

RA Industry Luncheon with Amanda Yeates (Brisbane)

15/03/2019 12:00 to 15/03/2019 14:30

Venue: The W

NOTE: Due to late and unforseen circumstances, Neil Scales is unable to join us this Friday.

In his place, were delighted to host Deputy Director-General (Infrastructure Management & Delivery), Amanda Yeates


Date:      Friday 15 March 2019

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

Where: The W (Great Room), 81 N Quay, Brisbane

Diet:       Please inform us if you have special dietary requirements



Members Seat - $209 (inc GST)

Non Members Seat - $271.70 (inc GST) 

Member Corporate Tables (8 Seats) - $1463 (inc GST)  (Pay for 7 seats and get 1 free seat)

Non Member Corporate Tables (8 Seats) - $1901.90 (inc 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

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

Roads Australia offers 5 free seats to members on maternity/paternity leave for every Industry Lunch or Forum on a first-in, best dressed basis. Please email directly to secure one of these complimentary seats.





Amanda Yeates, Deputy Director-General, (Infrastructure Management & Delivery) Transport and Main Roads

Amanda was appointed Deputy Director-General and to TMR’s Executive Leadership Team in July 2018. Prior to this, she held senior positions within TMR including General Manager Program Delivery and Operations, Regional Director North Coast and Wide Bay Burnett and General Manager Integrated Transport Planning. She started her career in local government.

In her current role, Amanda oversees the delivery of the integral program of infrastructure projects and the maintenance and operation of the state-controlled road network. This includes delivery of TMR's record $21.7 billion program of works over four years. Her leadership responsibility encompasses Engineering and Technology, Program Delivery and Operations, RoadTek and New Generation Rollingstock.

Amanda is a passionate advocate and supporter of workforce diversity and is committed to fostering and environment and culture that supports a vibrant, diverse, collaborative, safe, rewarding and high performing workplace. As Chair of the TMR Safety, Health and Wellbeing Governance Committee, she is dedicated to the physical, mental and emotional well-being of staff across the Department.


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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