Social Programs

Social Program

The 2012 social program offers delegates fantastic opportunities to mingle with colleagues and delegates. Bookings for these events can be made through the online registration process available on the Registration page.


Welcome Reception

Join presenters, fellow delegates, sponsors and exhibitors in officially opening the Conference in style for an evening of canapés and drinks.

Date: Thursday 29 March 2012
Venue: Exhibition Display, Sydney Masonic Centre
Time: 5.00pm – 7.00pm
Dress Code: Cocktail Attire
Delegate Ticket Cost: Included for registered full delegates
Additional Ticket Cost: $75.00

Congress Dinner

You are invited to join us for dinner, what is sure to be the highlight of the social program. Enjoy a night of fine food, wine and entertainment. The dinner will conclude at around 11pm; however the night is still young and you can choose from a myriad of restaurants and bars in Sydney and Cockle Bay if you wish to continue in the festive spirit.

Date: Friday 30 March 2012
Venue: Dockside, The Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf
Time: 6.30pm for 7:00pm – 11.00pm
Dress Code: Cocktail Attire
Delegate Ticket Cost: $130.00

Field Trip (Half Day)

Date: Tuesday 3 April 2012
Time: 9.30am – 11.30am
Venue: The Cairns Diabetic Centre
381 Sheridan Street
Cairns, Queensland, 4870
Delegate Ticket Cost: $30.00
Please note all delegates who wish to attend the above field trip must make their own way to and from Cairns.