Events

Cities Power Partnership events bring together top experts, industry, community and local government to accelerate the switch to clean energy and create resilient communities. With regular local, state and national events, our members have ample opportunities to share knowledge, network and skill-build.
Member event
9 Jun 2022
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us for afternoon tea at 3pm AEST Thursday 9th June as we hear from Rebecca Petit-Bramwell from the Borough of Queenscliff, Victoria.

Past events

Member event
26 May 2022
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us to learn about the City of Adelaide’s Sustainability Incentive Scheme that provides cash rebates to residents, businesses and organi
Webinars
25 May 2022
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us on Wednesday the 25th of May at 3pm AEST as we hear about the Climate Council’s Climate Risk Map, which is an interactive map of cli
Member event
12 May 2022
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us for afternoon tea at 3pm AEST Thursday 28th April as we hear from Ross Donaldson from the Australian Institute for Architects talk a
Member event
28 Apr 2022
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us for afternoon tea at 3pm AEST Thursday 28th April as we hear from Serena Davies from Climate for Change.
Member event
14 Apr 2022
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us for afternoon tea at 3pm AEST Thursday 14th April as we hear from Alex Killeen take us through an overview of the ACT Government’s a
Webinars
12 Apr 2022
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Once again we're bringing you the most qualified speakers to give a special briefing on the latest report yet from the Intergovernmental
Member event
31 Mar 2022
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us for afternoon tea as we hear from Zoe McMaster from Moreland City Council. As part of their Ride & Stride initiative, they are testi
Member event
17 Mar 2022
3:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us for afternoon tea as we hear from Jess Harrison at Greater Dandenong City Council in Victoria take us through the Climate Change
Webinars
3 Mar 2022
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) takes a harrowing look at the latest science on climate change -
Webinars
17 Feb 2022
2:30pm - 3:30pm
The Residential Efficiency Scorecard is the first and only software developed by government to give existing Australian homes an energy
Webinars
7 Dec 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm
The Insurance Council of Australia is releasing a series of climate impact reports focusing on how climate change is increasing the intensit
Member event
23 Nov 2021
10:00am - 11:15am
To help WA councils accelerate climate action, CPP and WALGA are co-delivering an online workshop for council officers.
Webinars
17 Nov 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hear from some of the Climate Council's experts, on what happened at COP26 – and what must come next, at the Climate Council's webinar.
Awards
17 Nov 2021
4:00pm - 5:30pm
The Cities Power Partnership fourth annual climate awards celebrates the outstanding council-led initiatives from around the country.
Webinars
19 Oct 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Audrey Marsh from the PIA unpacks the world of local planning & reveals a blueprint for delivering climate action through planning systems.
Webinars
23 Sep 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for a special briefing on a new report focusing on the climate costs and risks for local government by Morgan Koegel.
Webinars
25 Aug 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Learn about how your council can benefit from joining the program and supercharge your emissions reduction efforts.
Member event
24 Aug 2021
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Hear Prof. Lesley Hughes unpack the findings of the latest IPCC report and what it means for local government.
Member event
12 - 13 Aug 2021
10:00am - 4:00pm
A summary of the Central Queensland forum that brought together seven councils in the region to better manage the energy transition.
Summit
26 - 27 May 2021
1:00pm - 5:00pm
The Cities Power Partnership National Summit 2021 is the premier national event for local government climate and energy leaders.
Member event
29 Apr 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hear about the projects and processes helping councils achieve their net zero community targets.
Awards
29 Oct 2020
5:30pm - 7:30pm
The 2020 Climate Awards recognises the outstanding council-led initiatives all over Australia and celebrates their achievements.
Member event
29 Aug 2019
1:00pm - 3:00pm
We hosted an event that discussed the complex issue facing councils tackling climate change including risk and liability.
Awards
29 Aug 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Cities Power Partnership 2019 Climate Awards recognise the work of climate heroes in local governments across the country.
Member event
28 Aug 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm
The Cities Power Partnership celebrated its second birthday and what an incredible couple of years of local climate action it was. 
Member event
28 May 2019
9:00am - 4:00pm
The Cities Power Partnership supported Augusta Margaret River Shire's Climate Action Summit to help turn the tide on climate change.
Member event
23 May 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm
We hosted a roundtable that looked at how WA councils could break through the barriers to create a clean energy future.
Member event
1 - 3 May 2019
9:00am - 5:00pm
The Cities Power Partnership brought some of our member councils together for a South Australian Renewables Road Trip.
Awards
18 Oct 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm
The inaugural Climate Awards recognise outstanding initiatives undertaken by councils to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Join now and be part of the groundswell of local governments and communities across Australia tackling climate change.