18th National Street Tree Symposium

Join over 250 urban planning professionals
for the largest street tree symposium in Australia
Sorry if you missed out this year -
but we sincerely hope you'll put next year's date in your diary -
6th & 7th September 2018.
If next year's Symposium is anything like this year - it promises to be another cracker.

What We Are About

TREENET is an Independent Non-profit Organisation
Dedicated to Improving the Urban Forest

Urban Forest Advocacy

TREENET advocates and promotes the values of the urban forest; a vast array of not only environmental benefits, but also for physical, social and mental health and well-being.

Enhances Knowledge

TREENET enhances the body of knowledge that exists about street trees.
It's always important to take regular checks about past, current and new ideas that best inform our urban forest management.

Fosters Research

TREENET fosters research, facilitates street tree trials & distributes resulting information to those who may find it useful. Having access to research underpinned by solid data is deemed crucial. Translating research into practical application is part of the quest.

Facilitates Conversations

TREENET facilitates conversations and encourages co-operation and the free exchange of information between individuals and organisations.

Shares Information

TREENET shares information through our annual Symposium where the live presentations and demonstrations are captured in High Definition videos and all past & current resources are easily searched & freely accessible on our TREENET website.

Seeks Knowledge

TREENET seeks up-to-date knowledge about skills and practices. Those committed to conserving and improving the urban forest can learn much or share much from their experiences at a local, state, national or international level.

Please enjoy access to over 200 videos and 300 written articles detailing everything from choosing ideal plants to how to implement water saving strategies and more.

2017 Symposium

On the first Thursday and Friday in September every year in Adelaide, the hottest urban forest issues are presented by Australia’s leading educators, researchers, and practitioners.

This year's program another great, power-packed line-up of topics, presenters, forums and field activities.

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Become A Member

Membership not only supports a national, independent, environmental, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to research & education for urban arboriculture and liveable towns and cities. Membership help you to tap into a wealth of resources & participate in professional conversations; to receive complimentary attendance at the two-day, annual TREENET Symposium and achieve a 15% discounted registration for all other colleagues.

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Browse Resources

There's a fabulous collection of downloadable material, including academic papers, case studies, practical articles and HD videos of Symposium presentations, forums and field activities.

You'll also find links to other online resources and downloadable material.

Browse Resources