Lakanto presents

Sunday, June 18th


Hilton Cairns

34 Esplanade, Cairns QLD 4870 

Join us for a day of learning, connection and inspiration with delicious food and wonderful speakers

  • 08.15 Arrival and registration
  • 09.00 Welcome
  • 09.15 Dr Penny Figtree - Metabolic health
  • 10.00 Dr Lucy Burns - How to stick to low carb
  • 10.45 Morning tea and connection
  • 11.15 Dr Susan Swanston - Gut Health
  • 12.00 Don McKay - How can a health coach help?
  • 12.45 Lunch and Connection
  • 1.45 Emma Martin - Transforming with 1% pivots
  • 2.30 Dr Penny Figtree - Low carb and mental health
  • 3.15 Afternoon tea and Connection
  • 3.45 Dr Susan Swanston - Sweeteners - are they harmful?
  • 4.30 Dr Lucy Burns - Weight gain and menopause
  • 5.15 Raffles, prizes and farewell

Confirmed Speakers

Dr Lucy Burns

Dr Lucy is the co-founder of Real Life Medicine. She is known for her ability to take complex topics and distil them into easy to understand analogies. In fact, she is the self-proclaimed "Analogy Queen". She is an ex-dieter and an expert in sugar addiction having overcome her own severe addiction using the power of stories. 

Dr Susan Swanston

Dr. Susan Swanston is a highly skilled GP currently working in Cairns. Susan has been interested in weight loss for about 7 years. Her practice has evolved over that time to be more diet focused, with support for low carb, Keto, carnivore and fasting approaches.

Dr Penny Figtree

Dr Penny Figure is a GP practising in Port Macquarie. After 20 years in general practice she has decided to focus on weight loss and diabetes. This decision was made after seeing the power of a low carbohydrate diet to help people lose weight and for some to even reverse diabetes. 

Don McKay

Don McKay is a Health and Wellbeing Coach, Consultant, Trainer, Author, Keynote Speaker, nutrition geek, avid learner/experimenter and student of everything to do with optimal health and resilience. 

Emma Martin

Best Selling Author of The F Word, Confessions of a Cheesecake Lover.
Emma is a Qualified Coach and Nutritionist, educator and trainer specialising in the Health, Wellness and Real Food space. She mentors and speaks about 1% pivots - transformational tips such as Mindset, Fat Loss, Eat More. Move Differently, Self Sabotage and many other educational health reclaim topics.

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  • Full Day conference in fabulous venue
  • Access to Australia's leading low carb health professionals 
  • Delicious Low Carb morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea 
  • Tea, coffee and water throughout the day
  • Plenty of opportunity for connection and mingling 
  • Goodie bag on arrival with delegate workbook
  • Giveaways and door prizes 
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