Bimonthly Dangerous Goods Advisory Group

DGAG normally meets in Melbourne 6 times a year starting in early February and ending in late November.

Due to Covid-the next meetings of DGAG will no longer be at the Sandridge Centre Trugo Club Community Room, Port Melbourne (which can only allow 15 persons to be present under the isolation rules).
Jeff Simpon will run the next DGAG Physical & Webinar Discuss/Chat Meeting, on Wed 17 Nov 2021, 5.45-8.30pm.
You can join from 5.45pm and stay on after after 8.00pm for a catch up with a colleague.
Dangerous Goods Advisory Group Physicall & Webinar Discuss/Chat meeting
Wed 17th November 2021, 5.45pm – 8.30pm Zoom Webinar Discuss/Chat Meeting.
The first 2021 DGAG meeting is Wed 16th February 2022, 5.45pm – 8.30pm
We may be able to have a joint Physical and Zoom Webinar Discuss/Chat Meeting
depending on the venue’s facilities and the reliability of the internet signal / wifi,
particularly if connencting by Mobile phone.
For those who would like to be added to my Dangerous Advisory Group / Chemical Hazard Communication Network email chat meeting issues list, please email me at: You don’t have to be in Melbourne, to be on this email chat meeting & issues alert list.
For details see:
DGAG meetings are convened and chaired by Jeff Simpson.  
For Details email: 
The Chemical Hazard Communication Network Webinar Discuss/Chat meeting
CHCN meets twice yearly on the 3rd Wednesday of March and September, the equinoxes (or as needed).
The second 2021 meeting will be on Wed 22nd September 2021 as a CHCN Webinar Discuss/Chat Meeting.
(Delayed as we had hoped to also meet Physically as well)
CHCN meetings are chaired and co-convened by Richard Greenwood email: and co-convened by .
There is also a CHCN email issues list that interested chemical hazard communication workers are welcome to join. Please ask Richard or Jeff.



Monthly RACI Vic HS&E Committee info sharing meetings

Note: This Committee is Not meeting in 2021.
This monthly RACI committee is typically composed of
chemists, chemical engineers, OHS&E scientists and
others interested in chemicals and their HS&E effects.
You do not have to be a member of the RACI to initially participate
in the RACI Vic HS&E Committee.
It is not clear for 2022 when the committee will meet each month.
The venue is likely to be the Limerick Arms Hotel, cnr Park St & Clarendon St in South Melbourne.



Conferences, Seminars and Workshops

Workshops on Hazardous Area Locations and Explosive Hazardous Areas

Hazardous Area 1-Day Basic ($495)

Hazardous Area 2-Day Simplified ($935)

Hazardous Area 3-Day Comprehensive ($1320)

For details & early bird discounts: mobile: 0448 110 216