Climate Summit for Local Government

Sept 6-8, 2023 | Melbourne


Member event

Afternoon Tea Q&A – Towards Net Zero Bundaberg

3 Aug 2023
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us on Zoom

Join us for afternoon tea at 3pm AEST Thursday 3rd August as we hear from Bundaberg Shire Council as they discuss their ‘Towards Net Zero Bundaberg’. 

Bundaberg’s Executive Director of Strategic Projects and Economic Development, Ben Artup will provide an overview of the journey of its preparation and some of the business and community initiatives that are shaping its delivery. 

These include:

  • The Bundaberg carbon offset program
  • An emissions modelling tool
  • An industry cluster initiative
  • Community education


Our Afternoon Tea Q&As run for half an hour, every second Thursday at 3pm AEST. We’d love for our member councils to join us!

Please contact [email protected] with any questions


Ben Artup
Ben Artup

Ben Artup

Executive Director, Strategic Projects and Economic Development, Bundaberg Shire Council

Ben Artup is an economist with 20 years’ experience in local economic development spanning roles in local government, commercial advisory, and research. Ben currently leads the Strategic Projects and Economic Development team at Bundaberg Regional Council who were involved in preparing Councils, Towards Net Zero Bundaberg Strategy.