Engaging Citizens in Local Government

Our Engaging Citizens in Local Government workshop is designed to help Local Government use communication technologies to better engage with their residents and communities.

It is offered jointly with OurSay, Australia’s largest e-democracy platform. OurSay Director, Matthew Gordon, facilitates the interactive workshop which has been designed specifically for people working in the sector. 

About the program

The program covers the key trends in social media and online engagement including:

  • The principles of online engagement and the use of social media
  • Community development in an online context
  • Strategies for engaging your community in considered and effective ways

Upcoming workshops

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Workshop dates for 2019 will be released in late November

2018 dates

  • Wednesday 14 March
  • Thursday 23 August

Who should attend

Directors, Managers, Coordinators, Team Leaders and officers working in Local Government in the areas of:

  • Community Development and Engagement
  • Customer Service
  • Public Relations, Media and Communications
  • Corporate Planning

More information


For further information contact Thalia Petroulakis at pd@lgpro.com or phone (03) 9268 6412