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OctoberVET is an annual season of VET research showcasing events. OctoberVET events are designed and driven by local Convenors supported by AVETRA. Events have already been announced for Victoria, NSW and Western Australia. More are in the pipeline and we will keep updating this calendar as events are confirmed. Events are free, but note that some require registration.

Victoria: Celebrating Applied Research and Innovation in TAFE

  • Date: 17 November
  • Webinar
  • Enquiries and registrations: Arnaldo Barone,
  • More information about this webinar, click here

Victoria: Training for industry

  • Date: 9 November
  • Venue:Technology Park Central, Fed Uni SMB campus, Lydiard St, Ballarat
  • Time:  1.00pm with lunch - Event free of charge 
  • Enquiries and registrations:
  • More information about this event, click here

South Australia: Tracking student destinations and outcomes  

  • Date: 20 October 
  • Venue: NCVER, 60 Light Square, Adelaide, Level 5 (Boardroom)
  • Time:  9.30am – 12.30pm
  • Enquiries and registrations: tel: 08 8230 8647

NSW: The Changing Role of Educators Across Sectors

  • Date: 26 October
  • Options to attend the event: 
  • Online at
    Or face to face In Sydney at Sydney School of Entrepreneurship,Parquetry Hall, Building J,651 – 731 Harris Street, Ultimo

  • Enquiries and registrations: Anne Bowden, 0419 42 5555 or

NSW: Educational Technologies and VET

Western Australia: Focusing VET Research - What are the key issues that need illumination to make the system more effective?

  • Date: 3 November
  • Venue: Edith Cowan University, Mt Lawley Campus, Mount Lawley WA 6050
  • Enquiries and registrations: Llandis Barratt-Pugh,

Queensland: What Industry Want: A discussion of future training needs

  • Date: 11 October
  • Venue: Webb Centre (Building 02) Level 6 Room 6.37, Griffith University, South Bank Campus
  • Enquiries and registrations: Deniese Cox (

Queensland: Integrating Applied Learning with Industry to Provide Real World Learning Experiences

  • Date: 27 October
  • Venue: TAFE Queensland South Bank Campus, 66 Ernest Street, South Brisbane Qld 4101
  • Enquiries and registrations: Robyn Cooper on (07) 3514 3641 or email