Tasmanian Mini Conference May 2017

Date: Saturday 20th – Sunday 21st May, 2017
Starts: 2:00pm
Venue: Salamanca Inn
10 Gladstone Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000

Non-Member Price
Association Members
$205.00 Member Benefits »

This year the annual DIA Tasmanian Mini Conference will be held in Hobart. This event is a great way for professional cleaners, as well as those new to the industry, to get to know like-minded people from non-competing areas to exchange ideas and make friends with people who understand your challenges.

Join us to experience the renowned Tasmanian hospitality and learn about the latest products, trends and practical strategies that will help you improve your business’s bottom line.

About the Speakers:

Brian Tonkin, CEO Dry Cleaning Institute of Australia

Attack the Bottom Line. Brian’s contribution to the industry spans decades. Coupled with his extensive Management and Training experience (and his generosity in sharing it!), Brian demonstrates how you can attack the bottom line, while increasing profits.

Dean Jackson, Employsure- Employment Relations Specialists

Protect Your Business. Navigating workplace regulations can be confusing. Employsure works directly with employers to ensure they stay on top of rapidly changing legislation. Whether it be dealing with a difficult employee, facing a tribunal claim or reviewing work health and safety, their clients can rest assured they have them covered.

Todd Burrows, Strategic Financial Planning

Todd is a Certified Financial Planner with 25 years’ experience in the Financial Services industry. He has run his own financial planning practice, Strategic Financial Planning & Insurance for the past 20 years.

Todd and his team at Strategic provide wealth accumulation and retirement planning strategies for small businesses and individuals, which are specifically designed to achieve their financial, and lifestyle objectives. Superannuation changes from 1st July 2017 will be the hot topic covered.

Daniel Hays, Spencer Systems

Practical Plant Maintenance- the must do’s

Daniel Hays, one of the principals of Spencer Systems has been operating in the industry for over 20 years and has a strong history of specialist servicing to dry cleaning and laundry equipment.

Daniel and Spencer’s are the manufacturer authorised service technicians for the following brands of dry cleaning machines: Union, Firbimatic, Realstar.Additionally, they have experience with servicing other brands such as Bowe, Italclean, Renzacci & Ilsa.

Too often, the day to day maintenance required for the best cleaning performance is overlooked. There are different requirements depending on the solvents used and Daniel will give you a comparison of each and a reality check on the must do items.

Other Planned topics

1. IT checks and balances, are you up to date?

2. The best thing I did last year – delegate forum moderated by Shirley Naylor

3. General meeting of DIA Tasmania

Social Program

Saturday 6.30 pm- Whisky Tasting at Lark Distillery

Saturday 7.45 pm- Sumtuous Dinner at Frank Restaurant

Sunday 1.00 pm- Optional lunch at a mystery location (not included in registration)

Hotel Accommodation
BOOK DIRECT Salamanca Inn, $239.00 per night. Phone 03 6220 0433

Registration: Buy tickets online above (login as a member for the discounted price) or
Download a Brochure and Manual Registration Form