Friday 10 July 2020




6:30PM – 8:30PM

Join us at the Welcome Reception to kick-start the NECA 2020 Electrotechnology Conference. This function will be held at Wharf One and will begin with a Welcome to Country. This is a great opportunity to network with colleagues and meet new industry people. 

Wharf One is a beautiful waterfront venue located near the Adina and Vibe hotels, opposite the Darwin Convention Centre. 

Location: Wharf One
Dress Code: Smart Casual



Saturday 11 July 2020


6:30PM – 8:30PM

Join us for a Night on the Town. To kick things off, we’ll be putting on 2 hours of drinks, canapes and entertainment at the historic Hotel Darwin in Mitchell Street. Local historian, Garry Gallagher, will be joining us to share his knowledge of the bombing of Darwin and the city’s World War II heritage. You’ll then be free to explore Darwin’s pubs, restaurants and nightlife. 

Location: Hotel Darwin
Dress Code: Casual


Sunday 12 July 2020 


6:30PM – 10:30PM

Enjoy an unforgettable night under the stars at Darwin’s iconic oceanfront venue, Pee Wee’s at the Point. The NECA Foundation Dinner is an optional function that is an additional cost to your registration. 

The NECA Foundation is a registered charity that provides scholarships to encourage the next generation of our industry to further their education. Part of the cost of your dinner ticket will be donated to the foundation to enable them to continue their work. 

Location: Pee Wee’s at the Point
Dress Code: Smart Casual

Ticket Price: $250 per person




Monday 13 July 2020 


6:30PM – 10:30PM

Buses depart from the Adina at 6pm

Catch a wave and head back to the 60’s for a Beach Party to end NECA 2020 on a high!

Buses will take you to the wonderful Darwin Sailing Club – set right on the edge of Fannie Bay and boasting the best sunsets in Australia for a dinner under the stars.  

Darwin’s hottest party band will provide the tunes, making sure you leave NECA 2020 with a smile on your face.

Location: Darwin Sailing Club
Dress Code: 60’s Beach Party!