Launceston - Know your EV Workshop

March 7, 2024

Launceston Library
71 Civic Square
Launceston, Tasmania 7250
Tasmania
Australia

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    $30.00
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Description

A workshop for people new to the world of Electric Vehicles.  You may be looking at purchasing, or perhaps you have a new car.

Topics covered include:

  • What's different in an EV?
  • How and where do I charge?
  • What should I consider when purchasing?
  • Practical demonstration at the Chargefox station, Paterson St. East car park.

 

The presenters have many years of experience with EVs and will tailor the presentation to answer your questions.


Featured Speakers

Speaker: Christopher Walkden
Speaker Christopher Walkden
Christopher has experience with a range of commercial electric vehicles, having owned a Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, Hyundai Kona and Volvo XC40 Recharge.  He also built his own, converting a Subaru Brumby from petrol to electric. Christopher is currently the Maintenance Manager for Electric Highway Tasmania, and the Secretary of the …

Christopher has experience with a range of commercial electric vehicles, having owned a Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, Hyundai Kona and Volvo XC40 Recharge.  He also built his own, converting a Subaru Brumby from petrol to electric.


Christopher is currently the Maintenance Manager for Electric Highway Tasmania, and the Secretary of the Tasmanian branch of the Australian Electric Vehicle Association.

Full Description

Speaker: Ray Johnston
Speaker Ray Johnston

Ray is an EV owner of over 10 years who sees the benefits of EV usage for a better Tasmania. He is one of the directors of Electric Highway Tasmania (EHT), a local group providing EV charging across the state, and is an active member of AEVA Tasmania.


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Organizer

AEVA Tasmania

The Australian Electric Vehicle Association (AEVA) LTD is a volunteer-run, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the cause of switching Australia's transport networks to electric drive as quickly as possible.
The Tasmanian branch was formed in 2015.  We attend events, put on social days, and provide educational workshops!  Why not join today?


Date and Time

Thu, March 7, 2024

10 a.m. - noon
(GMT+1100) Australia/Hobart

Location

Launceston Library

71 Civic Square
Launceston, Tasmania 7250
Tasmania
Australia

Meeting room 1, second floor of the library.  Go up the stairs (or lift) and look for the signs.


A convenient car park is Paterson St. East.  This has a Chargefox charger on the ground floor, and is where the final, practical part of the workshop will be held.

Pricing

  • Member
    $0.00
    (ends 03/07/2024)
  • Non-Member
    $30.00
    (ends 03/07/2024)
Become a member

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Launceston Library

71 Civic Square
Launceston, Tasmania 7250
Australia