FinPro News

FinPro Conference 2017

October 17, 2017

The 2017 FinPro Conference will be held this week at Mantra Lorne.  Over 215 delegates will attend this 3 day conference, commencing on Wednesday 18 October with 5 different regional collaboration group meetings. The weather looks perfect for the event and the sun is guaranteed to shine. The final program follows:   Gab Gordon – 2017...


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2017 FinPro Leadership Program Announcement

September 8, 2017

FinPro is pleased to announce that the successful applicants for the 2017 FinPro Financial Management Leadership Program, to be run at The Country Place Kalorama from 26-28 November 2017 are as follows: Isabelle Cancino Bayside City Council Accounting Services Coordinator Jacqui Heffernan Corangamite Shire Accountant Jarrod Lowe Warrnambool City Council Senior Accountant Jennifer Blunt Port...


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Launch of the 2017 FinPro Financial Management Leadership Skills Program

May 29, 2017

The 2017 FinPro Leadership Program was launched by FinPro President, Ange Marshall at the FinPro Seminar on Thursday 25 May.    This program is proudly supported by Vision Super, our Program Partners again for 2017.   Applications are now open for this 2 1/2 day residential which will be held at Country Place Kalorama from Sunday...


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Professional Development Day 25 May 2017

May 25, 2017

Over 250 members attended the Professional Development Day on Thursday 25 May 2017.  Nine wonderful speakers presented to the group on a range of topics relevant to Finance Professionals today. Topics covered today are as follows: Economic Outlook – Presented by John Peters, Director Economics, CBA Global Markets Research  FinPro May 2017 – Economic Outlook...


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Launch of 2016-17 Model Accounts and Better Practice Guidance

February 17, 2017

The 2016/17 Model Accounts and Better Practice Guidance Notes were launched by Paul Roche, LGV at the FinPro Professional Development Seminar on Thursday 16 February 2017. For details on the presentation please refer to the article on this website giving more information about the day. To access the Model Accounts and and Guidance documents please...


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Model Budget 2017/18

February 17, 2017

The fifteenth edition of the Victorian City Council Model Budget Guide for the 2017/18 financial year was announced by James Scott, Chair of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) Local Government Model Budget Taskforce, on Thursday 16 February 2017 at the FinPro Professional Development Seminar. This edition of the Guide builds on previous...


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FinPro Professional Development Seminar – 16 February 2017

February 17, 2017

FinPro held their first professional development day for 2017 at The Centre Ivanhoe on Thursday 16 February.  With over 260 in attendance, representing 73 of Victoria’s 79 Councils, plus representatives from our Regional Libraries and Audit Firms, it was a jam packed day – both in numbers attending and in information shared. The program comprised:...


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FinPro End of Year Luncheon, Networking Day and AGM

October 27, 2016

The FinPro Annual Lunch and Networking Afternoon, incorporating the 2016 FinPro AGM will be held on Friday 2 December 2016 from 12 noon until 3.30pm at the beautiful Leonda by the Yarra, Wallen Rd, Hawthorn. This is a special day in the FinPro Calendar as it gives members the opportunity to connect in a relaxed...


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