Welcome to the 47th Australian Labor Party National Conference

Labor’s National Conference is our highest decision-making forum and Australia’s largest political gathering.  National Conference has always played an important role in defining the future direction of our Party and our nation. 

The 2015 National Conference will be critical in setting out our key priorities for the country, and demonstrating that we are ready for government.

The 47th ALP National Conference will be held at the Melbourne Convention Centre from Friday 24 to Sunday 26 July 2015.

Over 2,000 people attend National Conference, including Labor party delegates, party members and supporters, observers from our affiliated unions and the wider union membership, senior business leaders, members of the diplomatic and international community, not for profit organisations as well as representatives from the national media.

RegisterObserver registration for Conference is now open!


Fringe: Explore the Power of Ideas

The Fringe at National Conference is a great opportunity for delegates and observers to network and share ideas.  The theme of the 2015 Fringe program - Explore the power of ideas – will showcase thought provoking speakers and powerful debates on the ideas and organising challenges facing Labor and Australia. 

All observers are invited to register their interest in attending Fringe.  Pre-register for Fringe here.


Expressions of interest are now open for the Fringe and Exhibition program

This is a rare opportunity for organisations to showcase and launch cutting edge ideas to a large audience of Labor party members and supporters, policy influencers and decision makers.  

To find out more please contact fringe@australianlabor.com.au or express your interest online.    


All other conference enquiries to info@lab15.org.au.

We look forward to seeing you at Conference in July.