Welcome to the central meeting point for Australian Drupal users, developers and business/website owners.
Australia has a number of regular Drupal meet-ups. See Upcoming events below, Group Categories on the right for state/city based content and events, or use the handy ical feed.
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This month we are doing something a little different - the meetup has been brought forward a week and will be held on a Tuesday to accommodate Pierre Joye, who is in town. Pierre is a PHP Core Developer and OSS contributor since more than a decade. He leads the PHP Windows support, main developer from LibGD and works on many OSS projects such as curl and many other libraries.
1830 Presentation and Q&A with Pierre Joye
1915 Lightning talks and announcements
1930 Drinks, pizza, socialising
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- Kiwigov is a free open source Drupal 7 distribution developed specifically for New Zealand government organisations.
- Install a fully featured, New Zealand government standards compliant Drupal 7 website in under 10 minutes.
- WCAG 2.0 Level AA out of box!
Drupal within New Zealand is primed for an outpouring of growth and acceptance in usage. Particularly within NZ's government sector. Imagine... Drupal as the preferred government solution in New Zealand!
The CallingRead more
The training will be run by aGov's maintainers, PreviousNext, and will include a 2hr extension session for anyone interested in joining the new aGov Developer Network. This network will provide Drupal freelancers with the chance to be assessed and trained to work on a range of projects that are based on aGov.
aGov training is also applicable to anyone planning to deploy websites to the upcoming govCMS platform, which utilises aGov for it's content management functions.Read more
Realityloop's Brian Gilbert is hosting the contribution sprints on Saturday 7 March at DrupalSouth and needs some volunteers to help out as Mentors.
Please get in touch if you're interested and willing to help get newcomers up to speed on how to contribute back to the Drupal Project. (you'll get a free T-shirt and bucketloads of karma)
Go to https://melbourne2015.drupal.org.au/contact and select Mentoring from the pull down menu.
The full session schedule for DrupalSouth has been posted to the website.
Of course this may be subject to change.
It's also available as an ical and json feed.
A huge thankyou to the team for getting it together, all of you who submitted sessions, the content team who reviewed them, and Chris, Rikki and Pete for getting it ship shape on the site.
Less than a month to go now, so get your ticket!
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Catalyst IT Australia is running a GIT training courses in Melbourne on 19th and 26th of February 2015
Catalyst IT Australia is running a GIT training courses in Melbourne on 19 and 26 Feb 2015. The course is for beginners to intermediate developers or others interested in learning GIT having worked with other source version control systems.
For details please view our website.
5 Abingdon St, Woolloongabba, QLD
6.30pm (Optional) Beer and pizza - gold-coin cash donations help cover costs of these.
7:00pm (Meetup starts) Drupal 8 update by Vladimir Roudakov
7.25pm Around the Room (Intros)
7:40pm Drupal LMS with Drupal 7. Learning management systems and where is Drupal is relation to them, by Vladimir Roudakov
8:20pm Lightning Talks (if any).
8:30pm Master Class, bring a problem, we will help find a solution.
9.00pm finish - all welcome to stick around to continue the conversation over coffee or another beer.Read more
Join us in Melbourne over 3 days in March for DrupalSouth.
The main conference takes place over Thursday 5th and Friday 6th, with an all in contribution sprint on Saturday 7th!
When? 5-7 March 2015
Where? Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
How much? $440
Keynotes by Angela "Webchick" Byron and Harriet Wakelam.
If you've already got a ticket, or you are speaking, please do help us spread the word and make sure everyone who should be there with us knows about it!Read more
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