Andrew Eddie recently presented about many of the new features that will be available in Joomla 1.6 at the Joomla Day in Melbourne, Australia, on 13 February 2010.

Videos have been produced courtesy of Anthony Sharpe of Real World Media Group on behalf of Joomla User Group Melbourne (Australia).

The slides shown in this video are also freely available for download: Melbourne_2010_Joomla_1.6.pdf (1.5Mb).

Thanks must also go to Matthias Raab and his crew for putting on a spectacular three-day event.  For more information on the Joomla User Group network in Australia, please visit

Andrew Eddie is a co-founder of the Joomla Open Source project and is highly active in the version 1.6 development process.  He currently operates a Joomla-based development and training consultancy New Life in IT, blogs regularly at the Art of Joomla and produces high-quality commercial Joomla extensions through his company JXtended.