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2019 Trade Exhibitors





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Australian market leader in recycling of waste tyres, conveyor belts. Providing a complete suite of options including collection from metropolitan, regional and remote areas to processing in-situ or recycling at one of our eight secure facilities across Australia. Tyrecycle ensures full chain of custody of our recycling processes. We employ a zero to landfill policy and AS/NZS 4801:2001 accredited. 


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Commonwealth Bank

Commbank recognises the vital role of local governments and understands they are expected to do more these days, often with less funds and resources. That’s why we have a Local Government Banking Group dedicated to helping our local government clients increase efficiency, reduce costs and strengthen ties with their communities. 


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Business Tasmania

Business Tasmania is a Tasmanian Government service specifically designed to help small businesses flourish and grow. Visit us in the trade hall to find out how we can help people in your municipality with a range of free business services and programs. 


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Frontier Software

Frontier Software is an acknowledged leader in the provision of global HR & Payroll solutions. Representing over 3 decades of investment in people-facing technology, ichris sets the benchmark for human capital management platforms.


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The Tasmanian Climate Change Office

The Tasmanian Climate Change Office (TCCO) leads the Tasmanian Government’s efforts to reduce the State’s greenhouse gas emissions, and respond to the challenges and opportunities of climate change. TCCO coordinates Climate Action 21: Tasmania’s Climate Change Action Plan 2017-2021, which sets the Government’s agenda on taking action on climate change. 


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Telstra are technology optimists. We believe that technology has the power to do wonders. Imagine billions of objects and devices connected to each other and the internet. From cars to cows, playgrounds to power grids, vending machines to entire villages, every 'thing' can work together to work smarter. Internet of Things (IoT) combines the power of connectivity with the possibilities that come from smart data. It promises amazing opportunities for innovation, driven by insights from data analytics and near real-time connectivity. IoT allows you to automate or informate areas of your operations to: Create efficiency Reduce costs Enhance customer experience Create new revenue streams Drive innovation By connecting things, we create new ways of doing business and ultimately, living life. 


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Caravan and Motorhome Club of Australia

With over 70,000 members, Campervan & Motorhome Club of Australia (CMCA) is the largest RV Club in Australia, offering many benefits to its Members and local government areas. Our Members provide, a huge economic stimulus to towns and cities, with local government actively targeting our members to increase their tourism exposure. Ask us about the RV Friendly Town program and our new CMCA RV Parks.
Contact Richard Barwick, CEO, 0419 482 890 


 Cat management   Tasmanian Cat Management

The Tasmanian Cat Management Project is encouraging a collaborative approach to managing domestic and stray cats for the benefit of native wildlife, agriculture, human health, and cat welfare by building effective partnerships across local and state government, industry, and the community. Come and speak with us to find out more about how your Council can be involved.





Tasplan Super

We’re Tasplan, a profit-for-members super fund, managing over $9 billion (as at 22/2/19) in assets for our members Australia-wide. We have over 138,000 members who trust us to deliver all the things they want from their super fund. We want our members to achieve their best possible financial future by supporting them every step of the way. 






Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT)

In the 21st Century, expectations of all tiers of Government are increasing when it comes to protecting the community, their employees and assets. To support all levels of Government as they serve and protect the community, JLT provides an expansive array of specialised risk based services. Our services support risk management programmes, consultancy services, claims management services as well as delivering innovative protections solutions and insurance placements. We have experience in and supporting employees through People Risk initiatives; providing asset valuations and in service offerings such as our unrivalled expertise in the ever evolving Cyber exposure space. Our commitment to Government and the community is to continually deliver innovative risk solutions that go well beyond the traditional insurance protection. 



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The Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network (AURIN) is a national resource that empowers researchers, planners, policy and decision-makers to make better decisions for Australia’s urban settlements and their future development. Researchers across Australia are using the AURIN Workbench, Australia’s single largest resource for accessing clean, integrated, spatially enabled and research-ready data on issues surrounding health and wellbeing, socio-economic metrics, transportation, and land-use; then utilising a range of powerful analytical tools in our AURIN Portal, designed by experts for the spatial research community. These tools enable a range of possible analysis such as neighbourhood walkability, spatial clustering, data manipulation and statistical analysis. Completely free of charge, the AURIN Workbench is a secure and powerful online environment that allows all levels of government, academia and researchers to access, analyse and visualise quality data and generate meaningful knowledge – urban intelligence – the evidence base for informed decisions for the smart growth and the sustainable development of Australia. 





Tasmanian Heritage Council

Investing in the future of historic heritage places is an investment in enduring social and economic benefits for your community. Come and visit our display to see how we are reimagining heritage. We’re interested in listening to your opinions and suggestions as well as answering your questions.



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St. Lukes Health

St.LukesHealth has been providing private health insurance to Australians since 1952. As a not-for-profit organisation their focus is on their members. Established in Tasmania, St.LukesHealth has a loyal membership base across all States and Territories of Australia. Regardless of where you live, doing business with St.LukesHealth is easy.



Ten Lives Cat Centre




Ten Lives

Ten Lives, Tasmania’s largest not-for-profit cat shelter strives for 1)leadership in cat and shelter management across Tasmania, 2) a statewide reduction in the number of stray, abandoned, lost, unwanted or feral cats, 3)long term social change in how people care for cats, wildlife and communities, through a unique Kinder to Year 7 education program Edu.Cat., 4)Students to be advocates for change in the areas of animal welfare and sustainability, 5) Edu.Cat to reach 20,000 students across the state annually. 




Grillex provides a suite of open-space products including commercial electric BBQ's, shelters, outdoor furniture and much more. Ideal for councils looking to consolidate vendors. Grillex believe that communities are the backbone of our towns and cities, and we're passionate about building these communities and making it easy for everyone to enjoy the beautiful open spaces on offer


 Ultimate Play  

Ultimate Play - KOMPAN

KOMPAN has supplied the world with innovative playground solutions for almost 50 years, and aims to help create happier and healthier communities. Ultimate Play is a local Tasmanian company offering a complete range of services from site design to installation. Ultimate Play is the exclusive KOMPAN representative in Tasmania. 



Sylvania Connected Solutions

At Sylvania Connected Solutions we breathe life into a city’s sleeping infrastructure resources, waking them up to connect intelligently and work seamlessly for the benefit of the people who live there. Our solutions include Smart Lighting Controls, AI based Video Analytics, Environmental, Parking, Metering sensors and more. 


 Page Seager  

 Page Seager

Page Seager is one of Tasmania’s leading law firms. We have a dedicated local government team across multiple areas of law that is seamlessly co-ordinated to ensure that each matter is undertaken efficiently and effectively. Having worked for Councils across Tasmania for over 15 years, we understand what is important to Councils and we understand the legislative framework in which Councils operate




Kernow has provided Environmental Health and Immunisation Services to local Councils for more than 20 years - we are proven and innovative in the way we deliver core regulatory services. We have solutions for Councils that have workforce shortages, are required to reduce costs and maintain quality services


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Local Government Division - Department of Premier and Cabinet

Tasmania’s Local Government Legislation Review is well underway, with the upcoming release of a Directions Paper outlining the Government’s proposed reforms for a local government legislative framework that is effective, efficient and fit for the future. The Project Team will be available to provide information and answer any questions about the Review




CouncilWise is a Tasmanian company that developed a local government software solution in partnership with tech giant Microsoft. Fully cloud-based, it offers a complete range of features to make running a council effortless and affordable. Buy Tasmanian, support local jobs and keep the money in Tasmania.


Marinus Link   

Marinus Link - TasNetworks

marinus Link- Connecting Australia to low-cost, reliable and clean energy. The proposed second Bass Strait interconnector, as part of Australia’s future electricity grid, will create the opportunity to further develop Tasmania's world-class wind and hydroelectricity resources, enabling Tasmania to become a renewable energy powerhouse and Battery of the Nation.


Downer Group   

Downer Group 

Downer Group manages and maintains road networks across Australia and New Zealand and we are a leading manufacturer and supplier of bitumen-based products and an innovator in the sustainable asphalt industry and circular economy, using recycled products and environmentally sustainable methods to produce asphalt. Please visit


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Dial Before You Dig

Dial Before You Dig Vic/Tas is a non-profit member organisation providing a vital service to protect the community and the integrity of essential infrastructure assets. Before commencing work, always remember the 5 steps - Plan, Prepare, Pothole, Protect, Proceed.Start with the essential first step by lodging a FREE Dial Before You Dig enquiry at


 Green Frog Systems  

Green Frog Systems

Green Frog Systems is helping to shape the future of smart communities by delivering the backbone infrastructure necessary to move people beyond the mains grid through sustainable technologies. The economic and environmental benefits of solar lighting and solar energy, built on a well-designed and reliable product line, backed by strong values of Trust, Integrity, Quality and Professionalism, supports our team’s objective to Make a Difference




BuyAbility is an initiative of National Disability Services (NDS) aimed at growing supported employment to give people with disability the opportunity to participate in the workforce. BuyAbility Procurement is committed to increasing employment opportunities of people with disability through the management of socially responsible procurement opportunities for Disability Enterprises. 


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Libraries Tasmania 

Libraries Tasmania One amazing network, great locations statewide. 24/7 access online. We offer a variety of programs and services for all ages, including: o online and physical lending collections, including books, films, music and magazines; o research and information support services; o specialist online databases and subscriber services; o computers and the internet, and support in their use; o spaces for individual study, recreation and group activities; and o help with reading, writing and maths. 



Australian Institute of Company Directors

The Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) provides leadership on director issues and promotes excellence in governance through education, director development and advocacy. We have a membership of more than 43,000 including directors and senior leaders from business, government and the not-for-profit sectors. 


Bendigo Telco   

Bendigo Telco

Bendigo Telco are a solutions provider for business and enterprise. Specialising in private networking, cloud services, voice services and internet services. Our mission is to serve our local community and to provide an outstanding customer experience. 


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University College

Students choose University College for a new way of learning. Our range of 2-year Associate Degrees are ideal for students looking for a shorter, job-focused qualification. By partnering with industry, we give you the very best hands-on learning experiences and job prospects. Our pre-degree pathway programs are a great way to prepare for university study or to help you meet the entry requirements of your chosen course. 


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The Australian Red Cross

The Australian Red Cross Blood Service’s purpose is providing life-giving blood, plasma, transplantation and biological products for world-leading health outcomes — saving lives through the power of humanity.

Find more information about the 2019 Councils Blood Challenge at the Blood Service trade booth or visit


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Wildlife Safety Solutions - The VIRTUAL Fence Next Generation Road Kill Mitigation

Our aim at Wildlife Safety Solutions is to protect the wildlife of Australia and enhance the safety of drivers with the latest technology in road-kill mitigation technology.

Virtual Fencing (VF) is an active electronic protection system that alerts wildlife before crossing the road when a vehicle is approaching between dusk to dawn. The virtual fence uses the latest non-invasive audio and visual systems to alert animals and prevent vehicle contact.

Results have seen VF technology achieved a 50-70% reduction in road kill events.


Traffic Technologies 


Traffic Technologies

Aldridge Traffic Systems (a subsidiary of Traffic Technologies Ltd) is a worldwide leader of smart LED outdoor and area lighting for streets, highways, venues, carparks and public spaces. With intelligent IoT solutions for todays’ Smart City, connectivity through our D2D platform makes planning and scheduling, maintenance, monitoring and management of each street light, not only possible but saves on energy whilst reducing costs. Approvals with all Road Authorities and Power distribution companies throughout Australia.


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Dept of Health - Public Health Services

Public Health Services work with government and communities to protect and promote health, prevent disease and injury of all Tasmanians. Our work prioritises long-term health improvement through sharing evidence, reducing chronic conditions and encouraging healthy communities. We work with others to achieve shared priorities to develop a healthy liveable Tasmania. 


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LGAT Procurement

LGAT Procurement helps Tasmanian councils deliver value for money by accessing the combined purchasing power of councils nationally, whilst buying locally.

Save money, save time and reduce risk by accessing contracts managed by Local Government procurement experts.


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