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Appendix D – Delegation program


St John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador

Saturday, 26 August 2012

Departure from Australia and arrival in St John’s

Monday, 27 August 2012

Roundtable with Department of Natural Resources

Roundtable participants:

Labrador City

Meeting with:

Lunch with Diana Doltan, Janice Barnes and Karen Oldfield

Depart for Bay Bulls

Bay Bulls

Meeting with:

n  Harold Mullowney, Mayor of Bay Bulls

Tour of Harbour Facility/Marine Base

Tuesday, 28 August 2012

Exxon Mobile

Meeting with:

Iron Ore Company of Canada

Meeting with:

Department of Innovation, Business and Rural Development

Meeting with Brent Meade, Deputy Minister, Department of Innovation, Business and Rural Development

Wednesday, 29 August 2012

Depart St John’s for Edmonton, Alberta

Edmonton, Alberta

Thursday, 30 August 2012

Roundtable with Alberta Energy Officials and Oil Sands Taskforce

Roundtable participants:

Working lunch with Hon Elaine McCoy, Senator (Alberta) and Gwendolyn Crowdis, Senior Advisor

Nichols Applied Management

Meeting with:

Department Edmonton for Fort McMurray

Fort McMurray, Alberta

Friday, 31 August 2012


Meeting with Suncor Staff:

Tour of oil sands facilities

Fort McMurray

Meeting with Mellissa Blake, Mayor of Wood Buffalo

Royal Canadian Mounted Police

Meeting with:

Depart Fort McMurray for Vancouver

Saturday, 1 September 2012

Depart Vancouver for Ulaanbaatar



Sunday, 2 September 2012

Arrive Ulaanbaatar

Monday, 3 September 2012

Australian Consulate

Briefing by David Lawson, Australian Consul-General to Mongolia

Meeting with:

Marshall Residence

Lunch hosted by Mr Enkhbold MP, Chairman of the Mongolia-Australia Parliamentary Friendship Group with members of the Friendship Group

State Great Hural

Meeting with H.E. Mr Z. Enkhbold MP, Chairman (Speaker) of the State Great Hural

Meeting with H.E. Mr G. Bayarsaikhan MP, Chairman of Standing Committee on Nature, Food and Agriculture of the State Great Hural

Rio Tinto

Meeting with:

Leighton LLC

Meeting with Mark Bailey, Executive Director Leighton LLC

Australian Embassy

Presentation by Australian Youth Ambassadors for Development (AYADs)

Ivy Restaurant

Dinner with Board Members of the Mozzies Association (Alumni of the Mongolia Australia Scholarships Program)

Mozzies Board Members in attendance:

Also in attendance:

Tuesday, 4 September 2012

Vocational education and training

Meeting with:

Bayanzurkh district

Visit UNICEF water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) activities in ger district.

Accompanied by:

Family Health Centre

Meeting with Dr Khandsuren, Quality Manager, Bayanzurkh district.

Observation of Family Health Centre services
Presentation of reach Every District (RED) strategy implemented in the Khoroo (health and social services for unregistered poor people from ger areas)
Visit a few ger families to observe living situation

School No. 44

Discussion with school management
Observation of WASH facilities supported by UNICEF

Central Tower

Luncheon hosted by Dr S. Oyun MP, Minister for Environment & Green Development, President of the Zorig Foundation and Vice Chairman of the Civil Will-Green Party

State Great Hural

Meeting with:

Oyu Tolgoi

Wednesday, 5 September 2012

Depart Ulaanbaatar for Oyu Tolgoi


Oyu Tolgoi Site Presentation and Site Tour


Visit Khanbogd town and local businesses.

Mess Hall

Dinner with Cameron McRae, CEO Oyu Tolgoi LLC

Thursday, 6 September 2012

Leighton Holdings Ukhaa Khudag, Tavan Tolgoi

Site tour of Ukhaa Khudag

Lunch with Dan Armstrong, Ukhaa Khudag Project Manager

Tavan Tolgoi LLC Site

Visit Tavan Tolgoi LLC Site

Depart Dalanzadgad for Ulaanbaatar

Seasons Restaurant

Dinner with Peter Goodman, Chief Operating Officer, Guildford Coal Ltd

Friday, 7 September 2012

Depart Mongolia

Saturday, 8 September 2012

Arrive Australia

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