September / DIA / Brickworks Factory Tasmania Site Tour

The DIA Vic/Tas is excited to announce a rare opportunity to experience first hand the behind the scenes tour of the Brickworks manufacturing facility in Longford. Not only is the facility one of the few wood fired kilns still in use, but also has achieved Zero Carbon Emissions Status.

Date: Friday 22 September
Time: 7:45am - 6.30pm (Lunch included)
Venue: Brickworks Factory, Weston St and Cressy Rd, Longford, Tasmania
For those travelling from Hobart please meet at Brickworks Studio, 9 Franklin Wharf, Hobart, at 7.45am to be transported by bus to Longford.
For those travelling from Launceston please meet at Brickworks Factory in Longford, please arrive there before 11.30am.
Those travelling from Melbourne, we suggest booking the flights listed below to work in with the timing of the tour and we will arrange to meet you at Launceston Airport. Please contact Francecsa to advise your flight details.

Flights options to Launceston:
Virgin | VA1362 | Dep MEL @ 8:35am | Arr LAUN @ 9:40am
Qantas | QF2281 | Dep MEL @ 8:40am | Arr LAUN @ 9:55am
Jetstar | JQ733 | Dep MEL @ 9:10am | Arr LAUN @ 10:15am

Flights options to Melbourne:
Virgin | VA1375 | Dep LAUN @ 5:00pm | Arr MEL @ 6:00pm
Qantas | QF2286 | Dep LAUN @ 5:25pm | Arr MEL @ 6:40pm
Jetstar | JQ740 | Dep LAUN @ 5:30pm | Arr MEL @ 6:35pm

7:45am: Arrival at Brickworks Studio, Hobart. Light refreshments provided on arrival
8:15am: Bus leaves
10:30am: Pick Up Launcetson Airport
11:30am: Arrive at Brickworks Factory, Longford and commence tour
1:00pm: Tour Concludes
1:30 - 3:30pm: Lunch at the Historic Entally House Estate, Hadspen. Lunch will be a set menu so please advise when purchasing your tickets of any dietary requirements.
4:00pm: Drop off Launceston Airport
6:30pm: Drop off Brickworks Studio, Hobart

TICKETS (Price includes lunch):
DIA Members: $35
AIA Members: $45
Students: $45
Non-Members: $70
A limited number of tickets are available, bookings are essential. Bookings close on Tuesday 19 September 5pm.

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This site tour is in keeping with the DIA's commitment to promote design as a profession and a core contributor to the quality of business, society and our environment. This is an official DIA Accredited Designer™ presentation and will accrue 2 CPD points towards DIA Accredited Designer status.

Kind Regards,
Andrew Francis MDIA
DIA Victoria Tasmania Councillor

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September 22

$70 - Ticket