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Registration includes:

  • Attendance at all sessions (for the day/s you have registered)
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Conference briefing pack.

NOTE: Your registration does not include the Conference Social Event, 6pm to 8pm on Monday 19 February, being held at Water @ Pier One.

Purchase a ticket for the Social Event during your registration. See further details regarding the Social Event below.

Registration fees

All rates and charges are in Australian Dollars ($AUD) and including GST.

Registration type Standard rate
Two day Delegate registration $845
Two day Student registration* $550
Two day Seniors registration** $550
One day registration (Monday OR Tuesday) $550

* Students are required to submit a valid student identification.
** Seniors are required to submit a valid senior card.

Social Event

The Hon Kay Patterson, Age Discrimination Commissioner, Human Rights Commission is guest of honour at the Conference social event. Master of Ceremonies at the event will be Virginia Trioli with entertainment by Shauna Jensen.

Network with your Conference peers from 6pm to 8pm on Monday 19 February 2018. With stunning views of the Sydney Harbour and Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Conference Social Event will be held at Water @ Pier One, Walsh Bay, Sydney.

Tickets for the social event are $66 per person, inclusive of GST, and may be purchased during your online presentation process.


The Conference Secretariat has confirmed rooms at the Conference venue as well as nearby hotels for the benefit of Conference participants.

Payment deadlines

Registrations received by 19 November 2017 must be paid in full by 19 November 2017 in order to receive the Early Bird registration rate.

Registration Cancellation Policy
Deadline: 20 December 2017
Cancellations must be notified in writing (e-mail is sufficient) to the Conference Secretariat. Cancellations made by 20 December 2017 will result in a full refund less AUD150 to cover administration costs. As an alternative to cancellation, your registration may be transferred to another person by 20 December 2017 without incurring any cost penalty. Refunds for cancellations received after 20 December 2017 will only be made in exceptional circumstances. Failure to obtain the appropriate visa to travel to Australia does not constitute a refund. The Conference Secretariat must be advised in writing of any alterations or transfers.

By submitting a registration through the online registration system for this Conference, you agree to pay the Registration Fee and any Accommodation Rates booked during the Registration process. Failure to pay the Tax Invoice and/or failure to subsequently attend the Conference, does not release you from the liability to fully pay for the items selected during the online registration system. The Tax Invoice remains valid and must be paid in full.


All best endeavours will be made to present the program as printed on this website. The Conference and its agents reserve the right to alter without prior notice, any of the arrangements, timetables, plans or other items relating to the meeting, for any cause beyond its reasonable control. The Organising Committee and the Conference Organisers are not liable for any loss or inconvenience caused as a result of such alteration. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Organising Committee and the Conference Organisers do not accept responsibility for loss of monies caused by delays. Participants are advised to take out personal travel insurance and to extend their policy to cover personal possessions. The Conference does not cover individuals against cancellations of bookings or theft or damage to belongings.

MCLE and CPD Points
Some sessions may be appropriate to attract Mandatory Continued Legal Education (MCLE) points for Lawyers for professional development. Solicitors should make their own assessment of whether the session meets their Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements, and maintain their own records for meeting CPD requirements according to their jurisdiction or Law Society requirements. CPD requirements for other professionals may also need to look at their own profession’s obligations and requisites.

Please direct all registration enquiries to:

Together Making Change 2018
5th National Elder Abuse Conference
P O Box 49
Artarmon  NSW  1570

Our Conference Secretariat, Catalyst Event Solutions
02 9419 4889, or