2018 VFF Conference

19th July to 20th July
Mercure Ballarat Hotel and Convention Centre
613 Main Rd Golden Point, Ballarat
VIC 3350

The 2018 conference will focus on the advocacy for the 2018 Victorian State Election. We will be looking to invite several guest speakers as well as running workshops.

Please submit any conference resolutions by the 8th of June either by mail or to executiveoffice@vff.org.au. Please note that if send a resolution by mail resolutions must be received before COB on the 8th of June.

All resolutions must relate to cross-commodity policy, be moved and seconded by current financial VFF members, and should clearly outline the requested change to VFF policy. All resolutions are subject to scrutiny for relevance by the VFF Resolutions Committee. Information supporting the change and assessing potential cross commodity impact may be requested by the resolutions committee.

Nominations for the following VFF positions are now closed.

VFF President
VFF Vice President

Nomination forms will be available on the VFF website (members area) and should be seconded by five (5) financial VFF members. 

There will also be elections for the following Livestock Council members, nominations are now closed.

Livestock President
Livestock Vice-President

Wimmera Representative
Corangamite Representative
North East Representative
East Gippsland Representative
Additional Councillor


Nomination forms for commodity Councillors (regional representatives) need to be seconded by two (2) financial VFF members. Nomination forms for President or Vice-President of the Livestock council need to be seconded by five (5) VFF members.

Nominations for the positions of Regional Representatives must be submitted in writing signed by two (2) nominators who must be VFF members registered for that Commodity Group, in this case Livestock, together with the signed consent of the person nominated

If you or your branch would like assistance or have a question about conference please contact the VFF Policy Team at policyteam@vff.org.au or call 1300 882 833 to discuss with a staff member. 

Yours sincerely,

Stephen Sheridan
Chief Executive Officer