Registration Type Early Bird
On/Before 10 April 2017
Standard Rate
From 11 April
Full Registration Member* $795.00 $895.00
Full Registration Non Member $895.00 $995.00
Speaker Registration $695.00 $795.00
Concession Registration $595.00 $695.00
SAR Registration – DMC Discount** $250.00 $300.00
Day Only Registration $500.00 $600.00
Social Events $55.00 each $55.00 each

**Please note: Those registering for both Disaster and Emergency Management and SAR should use the above links to receive their discounted rate.

*Member Rates: If you are a member of any of the following associations, you are eligible to member’s rates to attend the conference.

Association of Sustainability in Business
Australasian Society for Emergency Medicine
Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association
Australian Institute of Emergency Services
Australian Red Cross

Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC
College of Emergency Nursing Australasia
Department of Defence
International Association of Emergency Managers
National Rural Fire Authority (NZ)

NSW Volunteer Rescue Organisation
Planning Institute of Australia
Queensland Ambulance Service
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services
RedR Australia

St John Ambulance Qld
State and Federal Police Services
Surf Life Saving
Victorian Emergency Services Association
Volunteering Queensland

Conference Registration Inclusions

Full Registration (Member, Non-Member, Speaker,  Concession)

  • Attendance to Conference sessions and Keynote presentations
  • Conference materials, including satchel, handbook and Book of Abstracts (online)
  • Softcopy of the Book of Proceedings (available after the Conference)
  • Access to presenter podcasts following the Conference
  • Meals for the duration of the Conference including morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Ticket to the Welcome Reception including drinks and canapés – 22 May
  • Ticket to the Closing Networking Function – 23 May

Day Rate

  • Conference sessions and Keynote presentations for the nominated day
  • Conference materials, including satchel, handbook and Book of Abstracts (online)
  • Softcopy of the Book of Proceedings (available after the Conference)
  • Access to presenter podcasts following the Conference
  • Meals for the nominated day including morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea

Please note Day Rate does not include the social functions. Tickets can be purchased on the registration page.

Social Events

Tickets to the Welcome Reception and Closing Networking Function are included in full registrations only. Tickets can be purchased from the registration form for day delegates and partners.

Early Bird Registration

A discount is available for registrations received and paid before Monday 10 April 2017. Registrations not paid by that date will be re-invoiced at the standard rate.

Concession Registration

Concession registration is available for full time students and unwaged persons. A discount will be applied to the full standard registration only (not including the presenter and day rate).

Payment Conditions

Once registration is received a confirmation email and tax invoice will be issued. All accounts must be paid in full 30 days from the invoice date or 10 business days before the Conference start date, whichever comes first (unless applying for the early bird rate).

The organisers reserve right, without notification, to cancel outstanding accounts any time after 30 days from date of tax invoice being sent. All registrations received after Friday 5 May 2017 must be paid in full by credit card only.

If payment is not received prior to the Conference, access will be granted only after full payment is made via credit card only.

Cancellation and Amendments
The Conference Committee understands that circumstances can change. At any point prior to the event you are welcome to contact us in writing to nominate a substitute delegate at no extra charge. All cancellation and refund must be received in writing to the Conference Secretariat.

A full refund less a $150 service fee will be issued for cancellations received on or before Friday 7 April 2017. Registration cancellation received between 8 April 2017 and 21 April 2017 will receive a 50% refund on the registration fees. No refunds will be issued after the 22 April 2017. Non-payment does not constitute cancellation.

All accommodation bookings will be subject to the individual hotel cancellation policy. Please contact the Conference Secretariat for the hotel cancellation policy

Travel Insurance

It is strongly recommended that delegates have travel insurance to cover medical and travel expenses.  The conference does not endorse or have any arrangements with any companies.

The following links are provided for information only

The conference organisers reserve the right to change activities, topics and presenters where necessary. “The organisers shall not be liable for any loss caused by the cancellation of the conference where such cancellation is due to Force Majeure. The term “Force Majeure” means any circumstance beyond the reasonable control of the organisers including but not limited to War, hostilities (whether war be declared or not), terrorism, aircraft hijacking, military operation, riot, civil war, rebellion, civil commotion or unrest, natural disasters, Acts or Regulations of government, refusal to grant visas, explosions, transport delays, transport difficulties and the insolvency of airline carriers. The organisers will use all reasonable efforts to conduct the conference despite the intervention or occurrence of any such cause.”

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