Practice Leaders Retreat 2022!



The Vettr Conference is BACK!


Escape the cold of Winter and join us in beautiful, relaxing Noosa.


2 FREE tickets for each practice!


What's on and when?


September 8th, 9th & 10th at the Sofitel Noosa Pacific Resort


Day 1 - morning sessions


Are You The Team Leader You Wish You Had?

Luke Hodge, former AFL great and 4 time Premiership winner, will be joined by Paul Roos, AFL winning coach, to discuss their leadership journeys and how independent vet practices can thrive by nurturing their own culture.


Luke & Paul will work with your Practice Leaders on how to engage cross generational teams using recognition, gratitude, and trust. You will leave the workshop with a Team Assessment and a whole lot of knowledge of successful leaders from outside our industry.


Lunch on site 12.30-1.30pm



Day 1 - afternoon session

Member Panel

Join successful Vettr members who will share their stories - both good and bad - on what they had to change in their leadership style in order for their practice to thrive.


Afternoon tea @ 3pm


Post afternoon tea - FREE TIME!


Poolside Dinner & Drinks @ 6.30pm

Day 2 - morning session


How to Recruit the right People by Leveraging Your Independence!

This 3 hour workshop is run by Marnie Jones of Talent X. Talent X is a People Agency with a history of disrupting the recruitment industry with an innovative and strategic approach. Marnie ran the  2021 Sydney workshop for Vettr and she was a huge hit! She is back by popular demand with new & exciting content and will enlighten you on how to attract the right people to your practice.


Lunch on site 12.30-1.30pm


Day 2 - afternoon session

Member Panel

Let's get creative and share strategies on how to recruit vets and vet nurses in the current vet shortage climate. Learn from those who are succeeding in recruitment both on the panel and in the audience.


Afternoon tea @ 3pm


Post afternoon tea - FREE TIME!


Dinner and drinks at your leisure


Day 3 - morning activities


Choose between yoga on the beach, whale watching or golf (or even sleep in and do nothing!)

We'll be in touch to see which activity you are interested in after you have booked your Conference ticket.


Conference finishes at lunchtime.



Luke Hodge

Luke Hodge played 346 games for Hawthorn and Brisbane Lions throughout his 17 year career. He is an outstanding leader, that is a four time premiership player, three time premiership captain and two time Norm Smith

Paul Roos

An elite leader and former AFL coach who has reached the pinnacle in driving players to be their best at the highest level. Paul used his sporting experience and transfers his knowledge into corporate know how to develop and drive high performing leaders.

Paul is a co-founder of Performance By Design.

Marnie Jones

THE FOUNDER & CREATOR OF TALENT X. Marnie has worked with hundreds of companies (both big and small!) and thousands of staff in business management and hiring.

"There really are 3 ingredients to an incredible team: hiring, organising and management. I love my clients and helping them achieve what they want from their team."


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