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Roads Australia Event Details

RA Emerging Leaders Annual Gala Dinner (Sydney)

11/03/2021 18:30 to 11/03/2021 22:00

Venue: Doltone House (Jones Bay Wharf)

The RA Emerging Leaders Program caters to our industries under-35's and has been a huge success since its launch in 2017. It addresses previously unmet demand for 'industry-wide' networking and learning opportunities, that will support and assist our next generation of leaders as they build their careers.

Our fourth Annual Gala Dinner and Award Presentation which promises to be an evening of stellar networking for our EL's, as senior figures from our industry share their leadership insights and experiences. We'll be formally presenting the 2020 PPP Award to our winner Rezarta Rushitaj, and hearing from 2019 award winner, Verity Williams

We will also be awarding our Emerging Leaders 'PPP' Award (see details below) and hearing from our 2019 award winner. 

Date:      Thursday 11 March, 2021 Alternate text

Time:      6.30pm pre dinner drinks for prompt 7pm seated dinner (expected finish 10pm)

Where:   Doltone House (Jones Bay Wharf), Level 3, 26-32 Pirrama Road, Pyrmont

Diet:       Please inform us if you have special dietary requirements

Dress:    Men (Jacket no tie), Ladies (Cocktail/After 5)


RA Member Dinner Seat - $200 (inc GST)

RA Member Table of 8 seats - $1600 (inc GST)

Non Member Dinner Seat - $250 (inc GST)

Non Member Table of 8 seats  - $2000 (inc GST)  

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. 

We regret to inform that on this occasion, we will not be able to accept registrations from recruitment companies.

For any booking queries, please contact Director - Events, Rachael Rooney.


EMERGING LEADERS 'PPP' AWARD  - Promise, Passion and PursuitAlternate text

To support the development of emerging leaders in our industry, RA offers the opportunity for one Emerging Leader to engage in a 12-month industry exposure and ambassador experience. This is a fantastic opportunity to observe and understand how leaders interact and make decisions, and to play an integral role in the growth and development of Roads Australia's EL network. 

The successful applicant has a year-long access to a range of unique and invaluable opportunities:

  • complimentary attendance at exclusive RA boardroom events, with exposure to other CEOs and influential leaders from the public and private sectors (including some travel where necessary);
  • actively contribute to Emerging Leaders events, including speaking and facilitating;
  • observer position on our Fellowship Council, contributing to the growth and development of the Fellowship and Emerging Leaders networks; and
  • free attendance at RA industry events.

We will be presenting the 2020 PPP Award winner at our Gala Dinner to a Emerging Leader who shows Promise, Passion and Pursuit in expanding his or her knowledge and leadership capability.


The Emerging Leaders PPP Gala is proudly sponsored by Turnbull Engineering



The Emerging Leaders PPP Award is proudly sponsored by Transport for NSW



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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