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Upcoming Events

Date & Time: 16 Mar 2019 - 10:00am to 1:30pm
  Come along to hear what's happening in the flammable cladding space!  We've gathered together leading experts to help owners in affected buildings understand and navigate this difficult landscape.   Who should attend? Affected strata committee members,...

Past Events

09 Feb 2012
This silent but deadly building material could be affecting you.
Asbestos was one of the most widely used building materials so therefore this is an area of legislation that all people who occupy or manage or work in must get up to date on with new requirements coming into place.
At this session you will learn the answers to:
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10 Dec 2011
Apartment dwellers face more challenges than most in greening their lives. This forum will help get you armed and ready to green your apartment with first hand accounts of sustainable make-overs and workshops.
Strata Topics : green buildings
26 Nov 2011
Hear how Executive Committees and building managers are tackling sustainability in their apartment buildings at this free forum.
Learn how you can work with your owners corporation to reduce energy and water consumption and improve waste management/recycling in your building.
Hear how others have influenced and driven change in their buildings to achieve sustainable outcomes.
Suitable for owners, renters, strata managers and building managers.
19 Nov 2011
10:00 – 10:10 Opening remarks: Stephen Goddard, OCN Chairman
10:10-10:50 Topic: Recent changes to the Home Building Act 1989 and reduction of warranty periods and other matters of interest to strata owners
Guest speakers: Suzie Broome and Beverley Hoskinson-Green, specialist strata lawyers Makinson & d’Apice
11:00-11.20 Morning tea
11.20-12.00 Annual General Meeting
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08 Oct 2011
SCA, Strata Community Australia (previously called ISTM, the Institute of Strata Title Management) is holding a lot owners forum as part of its annual convention on Saturday 8 October 2011. Please refer to the attached forum brochure. There will be many topics of interest to OCN members.
Please note:
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20 Sep 2011
Join the City of Sydney and MC Indira Naidoo for the launch of the new Smart Green Apartments program. This program
will create a more sustainable apartment building sector by inspiring, driving and supporting cost-effective and efficient
buildings, minimising environmental impacts and improving liveability in strata communities.
At the launch:
Strata Topics : green buildings, sustainability
07 Sep 2011
The over-riding objective of the conference is to stimulate debate and research consistent with building and strengthening partnerships across the spectrum of stakeholders. The conference program is being formulated in the spirit of advancing cohesiveness and informing longer-term development, lifting the sector's prominence and performance, and highlighting the role of strata and community title structures in the delivery of more sustainable outcomes in urban living and working environments.
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20 Aug 2011
Topic: Taking the mystery and myth out of Workplace Safety
Guest Speaker: (Donald) Bill Gillies, OH&S consultant OH&S is a major concern for all owners corporations. The law is complicated and often ill understood by owners and strata managers. Ultimately all owners have unlimited liability in strata. Having regular OH&S checks will protect the owners corporation from litigation, but some inspectors may require unnecessary and unreasonable...
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16 Aug 2011
Do you live in an apartment, a town house or other strata managed complex? Obtain comprehensive information on strata living, including: The benefits, differences, rights and responsibilities of strata living. Planning for your future and downsizing your home to suit your changing lifestyle. Guest Speakers
Luke Derwent, License Chapter Committee, Institute of Strata Title Management
Peter Rusbourne, Watkins Tapsell Morning tea will be served. Bookings are...
Strata Topics : high-density living
23 Jul 2011
Apartment building operating costs are rising and now is the time to prepare.
In response to this emerging challenge the Owners Corporation Network, Green Strata Inc and Willoughby City Council have formed a partnership to stage the inaugural Sydney Green Apartments Forum on Saturday 23 July 2011.
OCN invites Owners Corporation executives, owners, strata managers and building managers to take advantage of special discounted early bird tickets.
Strata Topics : green buildings, sustainability