Our events for local liquor accords provide the latest information on industry changes, best practise and strategies that create safe, enjoyable and vibrant venues.

Upcoming events

Free education sessions for Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) Competency Card holders are being held in various locations across NSW. The sessions will cover recent industry changes and a refresh of RSA best practice.

These free sessions are a joint initiative of Liquor & Gaming NSW and the local Liquor Accords to support frontline staff.

Port Macquarie - download the event poster (PDF, 431KB)
South West Rocks - download the event poster (PDF, 431KB)
  • When: 2 August 2017, 10am - 12pm or 6pm - 8pm
  • Where: South West Rocks Country Club
  • RSVP: timtam.2@bigpond.com (include the session you wish to attend)
Sydney (Randwick) - download the event poster (PDF, 725KB)
  • When: 29 August 2017, 10am - 12pm or 4pm - 6pm
  • Where: Royal Randwick
  • RSVP: at Eventbrite
Scone - download the event poster (PDF, 716KB)
  • When: 8 November 2017, 9am - 11am
  • Where: Scone Bowling Club
  • RSVP: daryl@muswellbrookrsl.com.au (include the session you wish to attend) 
Muswellbrook - download the event poster (PDF, 716KB)
  • When: 8 November 2017, 3pm - 5pm
  • Where: Muswellbrook RSL Club
  • RSVP: daryl@muswellbrookrsl.com.au (include the session you wish to attend) 
Singelton - download the event poster (PDF, 716KB)

For more information or to request a session in your area, please contact the Sector Education and Support team accords@justice.nsw.gov.au.

Past events

Responsible Service of Alcohol education sessions

  • 26 June 2017 at the Grain Store Newcastle
  • 26 June 2017 at the Grain Store Newcastle
Snowy Mountains:
  • 14 June 2017 at the Perisher Ski Centre Hotel
  • 15 June 2017  at the Banjo Patterson Inn
  • 6 June 2017 at the Thredbo Alpine Hotel

Information Exchange

In 2015 six Information Exchange events were held across NSW. The events provided communication and networking opportunities for stakeholders, and encouraged collaboration between industry, government and community representatives. 

Photo of Information Exchange Event Attendees - 8 October 2015At the event held in Blacktown, from left: Superintendent Gary Merryweather, Paul Drohan, Jo Kelly, Neale Vaughn, Iona Krefel and Detective Superintendent Murray Reynolds

Key outcomes:

  • Liquor & Gaming NSW gained an understanding of stakeholders' priorities and created the Top Tips for Accords easy reference guide (PDF, 154KB), providing best practice guidelines and compliance audit tips.
  • Video of the Sydney CBD Information Exchange event was made available on YouTube.
  • A video case study 'Hung Over, You're Over' was developed as part of the event series, highlighting the benefits of collaboration to proactively address local alcohol-related issues. Watch the campaign video on YouTube.