About This Conference

In spite of more than 18,000 newly builds annually in the past seven years in a bid to boost housing supply, house prices in Australia have continued to climb skyward. House prices have risen by 40% since 2011 all while dwelling completions have ballooned by 85%.

Discover more at the Australia Affordable Housing Conference: Tackling Australia’s Housing Affordability this July where government officials, business leaders and housing associations from across Australia will gather to discuss and debate on pragmatic and innovative funding solutions and policies that will effectively curb the rising prices in the housing market. In addition, delegates will discover how to foster an effective public private partnership strategy through local and international case studies.

Tackling Australia's Housing Affordability

Australia’s Housing in 2017

Themed “Rethinking Housing through Partnerships, People, Places and Policies“, the conference will bring together all key stakeholders to engage at a global level, mobilize partners to redefine the role of housing in today’s new urban agenda.

This conference will host international case studies from Singapore and Switzerland, federal, state and local government, housing associations and community groups to address the issues and challenges, forge strong partnerships and take a cohesive approach to bring about reforms to fix housing supply and affordability.

Latest Update to the Conference Program

  • Official Opening by John Alexander OAM, MP, Federal Member of Bennelong
  • Supporting Partners


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Who You Will Meet

Industries (including but not limited to):

  • Government Administration
  • Government Relations
  • Public Policy
  • Real Estate
  • Construction
  • Architecture and Planning
  • Civil Engineering
  • Not-for-Profit Organizations

C-Level/ Directors/ Associate Directors/ VPs/ Heads/ GMs/ Managers 

In the following Roles:

  • Community and Social Housing Providers
  • Chief Executive Officers
  • Chief Financial Officers
  • Chief Operating Officers
  • Policy Analysts / Directors
  • Business Development Directors / Managers
  • Mayors / Councilors
  • Urban and Regional Planners
  • Real Estate Developers
  • Property Developers
  • Home Builders
  • Construction Managers
  • Architects
  • Consultants