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Travel Information for Internationals

All travellers (except Australian and New Zealand citizens) must have a valid visa before arriving in Australia. Please see below information in relation to applying for a visa to attend;

  1. Register to attend
    Once you have registered and paid you will receive an acknowledgement letter that you can use with your visa application.
  1. Apply for a visa at the Department of Home Affairs.
    Use the Visa Finder to determine the right visa for you and follow the steps to apply for your visa.

At a minimum, you should apply for your visa 6 weeks before your arrival date in Australia.

For information on visas to enter Australia, visitors should seek the most up-to-date information from Australian Government Department of Home Affairs

For other useful tips for safe travel click here.

Key dates

  • Early Bird Registrations Open

    Friday, 22 March 2024

  • Abstract Submissions Open

    Friday, 22 March 2024

  • Abstract Submissions Close

    Tuesday, 9 July 2024

  • Volunteer Applications Close

    Wednesday, 7 August 2024

  • Abstract Acceptance Notification

    Wednesday, 7 August 2024

  • Early Bird Registration Deadline

    Friday, 23 August 2024

  • Speaker Registration Deadline

    Monday, 23 September 2024

  • Standard Registration Deadline

    Thursday, 7 November 2024