WELCOME to the AEVA (SA Branch) This website is devoted to those who are involved in
interested in electric cars and other electric vehicles
Australia and the Northern Territory.
2016 AEVA EV Festival
The AEVA National AGM -
Conference - Plug-in Expo
is be held here in Adelaide October 21, 22 & 23, 2016
Conference Bookings (Friday October 21)
Seats limited to the first 100.
Please bring your
printed ticket with you to the event to speed-up registration.
Partners' Bus Trip
Bookings (Saturday October 22)
Be quick - only 21 seats available.
This year it's Adelaide's turn to host the AGM / EV
Friday October 21, Saturday October 22 & Sunday October 23,
The format will be as follows:
Friday, October 21, 2016
"Powering The Future - Transport and energy
solutions for a greener, cleaner & healthier future".
To be held at The IVC, 19 Young St. Adelaide
Registrations: 8:30am, Conference: 9am - 4pm
Light lunch supplied.
Tea and coffee at each break.
Everyone will have to register/pay on-line, the costs being
AEVA Members: $15.00 and non members: $35.00 (plus a 30
cent booking fee)
If there are tickets remaining on the day, these will be
$50.00 (cash or cheque) at the registration desk.
Booking is essential - Please click the appropriate blue
- 0830 Registration
- 0900 - MC (Rocco Zito) bringing everyone to order
- Welcome by AEVA President: Edward Booth
- 0910 - TBA - local politician Mayor's office.
- 0930 - Professor Hubertus P A Jersmann MBBS, MD, PhD, FRACP "Why EV users are heroes”
- 1000 - Andrew Boardman - Chief Executive Officer KI Council
"Making Electric Vehicles relevant in Australia today"
- 1030 to 1040 - Question time for previous two speakers.
- 1040 to 1100 - Morning tea
- 1100 - Craig Norris - National PHEV Sales Manager,
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited.
Future is Electric - The past, present & the future of
- 1130 - James Kennedy - Engineering Director - Tritium "EVs, Charging Infrastructure, and their impact on the
- 1200 to 1210 - Question time for previous two speakers.
- 1210 to 1300 - Lunch.
- 1300 - Dr Peter Pudney - Associate Research Professor -
- 1330 - Dr Chris Jones - AEVA National
Committee member "How
to build a really, really fast electric superbike"
- 1400 to 1410 - Question time for previous two speakers.
- 1410 to 1430 - Afternoon tea
- 1430 - Andrew Kempster - Sales Director - Redflow
"Redflow: a flow battery revolution"
- 1500 - Christian Reynolds - Managing Director, ZF
Lemforder Australia Pty. Ltd.
- 1530 to 1540 - Question time for previous two speakers.
- 1540 - Rocco Zito (MC) - Closing remarks
2) AEVA Council Meeting
To be held in "The Joinery", 111 Franklin St, Adelaide (Old
Bus Station) 4:30 - 6:30pm
Saturday, October 22, 2016
1) (a) AEVA Member Workshop opened by the AEVA National
9am start at "The Joinery", 111
Franklin St, Adelaide.
(b) AGM, 11am start
(c) Possible field visit,
(d) Dinner at the Hotel Metropolitan, cnr Grote & Pitt
St, Adelaide - 5:45pm to 8:30pm
We have booked the "Back Room"
(ask at the counter)
Please be seated at 5:45pm
ready for our special Guest Speaker at 6pm. Please let Eric know if you are attending the
2) Barossa Wine Tour
Alternate arrangements for partners / wives / husbands of
members - a bus trip
to well known South Australian
destination: Barossa Valley
There will be a $40.00 charge for
We will be back in time for the combined dinner with members (as in 1) (d) Booking is essential - Please
click the appropriate blue button above.
Sunday, October 23, 2016
"Plug-in Expo" to be held in Adelaide's Elder Park on
the banks of the River Torrens.
Time: 9am to 3pm
Entry to this event is FREE and is open to the public.
Corporate Displays / Event Sponsorship.
Corporate displays at this Expo, require a
minimum payment of $100
(equivalent to an AEVA Corporate membership).
Sponsorships are available, starting at $200, with Major
Sponsorship starting at $600.
Some members have found reasonably priced accommodation at
107 King William St. Room enquiries PH:(08) 8231 4331 Bookings
Rooms are small and basic but clean and tidy. 1, 2 or 3 people
per room (Various combos)
Please let Eric know (see below) if you would like to be
billeted which Adelaide members, how many are coming etc. Adelaide members to let Eric know if you can billet members
from interstate or from country SA/NT.
What AEVA Members need to do: Please let Eric (see below) know if
your partners / wives / husbands would like to go on the bus
trip, on the Saturday, so that this can be organised.
for AEVA (SA) Branch Committee. (adelaide [at] aeva [dot]
asn [dot] au )
News (December 11, 2014): The
government plans to reduce the tax advantage of diesel fuel
vis-a-vis gas, raise the excise
tax on diesel by 2 cents per litre, and offer a bonus of up to
10,000 euros to drivers who trade in a diesel for an EV.
$5,000 - $8,500
Based on location
See Note 2
1. Figures are in USD as at March 2014
2. Victoria has a lower registration cost for a BEV.(See
Australian Incentives table above...)
AEVA membership is now date based,
so that your renewal date will be the date that you joined -
one year later. (For all new memberships from July 1, 2014).
eg. If you join on August 3, 2014, your renewal date will
August 3, 2015
renew their membership anytime.
Reminders are automatically sent via the Membership system.
You may follow
this link to use the online form on the national website
more payment information (FAQ).
this form (from
local site) and take it with your money to the next meeting. Forms
are usually available at the meetings as well.
Use the same form to join up and for
membership renewal. Just tick the
Annual (Ordinary) - $40.00 per year
Concession - $20.00 per year
Corporate - $100.00 per year
Australian Electric Vehicle Association Inc. (AEVA) is a non profit
organisation founded in 1973, comprising individuals and
organisations interested in the development, manufacture, sale or
use of electric vehicles and their components. For more information