How can I get involved in the Roadmap to a desertSMART Town (2013-18)?

There are many ways you can get involved and make sure your voice is heard in the Roadmap to a desertSMART Town (2013-18). You can attend one of the public events associated with the Roadmap, you can make a written submission to the Roadmap team, or you can fill in our online survey.

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Written Submissions

Written submissions will be accepted between the dates of 12th March and 30th June 2013. Please download the submission writing guide and submissions coversheet to assist in preparing your submission.

Please note, all submissions will be made available for public viewing on the Roadmap to a desertSMART Town (2013-18) webpage, unless prior contact has been made concerning material supplied in confidence or to request a delayed release for a short period of time (see cover sheet). Contact information, other than your name and organisation, if applicable, will not be published and will be kept confidential. Your name and organisation (if applicable) will be included on the desertSMART COOLmob website to identify your submissions.

Copyright in submissions resides with the author(s), not with desertSMART COOLmob.

Online Survey

An online survey is available for those wishing to feed in to the consultation process but who do not wish to put in a written submission. Please click here to fill in the online survey (length aprox. 5 minutes).

Please note this is an anonymous survey, and aggregated results only will be displayed on Roadmap to a desertSMART Town webpage.


Key Dates

Evaluation Launch – 2005 Roadmap to a desertSMART Town
Tuesday, 12th of March, 2013
5:30 – 7:00pm
The Chifley Alice Springs Resort

Community Consultation Forum – Roadmap to a desertSMART Town (2013-18)
Thursday, 13th of June, 2013
5:30 – 8:30pm
The Andy McNeil Room, Alice Springs Town Council Chambers

Launch – Roadmap to a desertSMART Town (2013-18)
desertSMART Gala Dinner
Friday, August 9th, 2013
7:00 – 11:00pm
Bean Tree Cafe, Olive Pink Botanic Gardens

Roadmap Public Review

Sunday, August 11th, 2013
12:30 – 1:30pm
Olive Pink Gallery and Gazebo (as a part of the 2013 Eco Fair)