Registrations are NOW OPEN!

If you wish to attend the SOAC 2015 Conference you must complete an online registration form.


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Registration Costs

The below registration costs are in AUD include GST. Early Bird rates will be available until 21 August 2015, after this date standard fees apply.

Registration Type Early Bird Rate Standard Rate
Full Registration $715 $795
PHD Student Full Registration $475 $555
Day Registration N/A $280


Full Registration includes attendance at all sessions during days of 9 – 11 December 2015. Full registration also includes the conference satchel, handbook, name badge, lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments and entry to the Welcome Reception. The Conference Dinner is an additional cost of $95.
Day Registration includes attendance at sessions on the nominated day of attendance, a conference satchel, handbook, name badge, lunch, morning and afternoon refreshments on the day of attendance. Day registration does not include tickets to the Welcome Reception or Conference Dinner. Tickets to the social functions must be purchased separately.

Terms & Conditions

Cancelling your Conference Registration

Cancellations postmarked on or before 1 month prior to the conference will incur a fee of 50% of the registration amount. No refunds will be made for cancellations for the Conference postmarked after 1 month from the conference.

Cancellations must be received in writing – mail, email or fax – to Leishman Associates. Cancellations will not be deemed to be received until you have written confirmation from Leishman Associates. If you have not received acknowledgement within two business days, please contact the Conference Managers – Leishman Associates on (03) 6234 7844. If you are cancelling any or all aspects of your booking: registration, accommodation and/or a tour, this can be done with one correspondence to Leishman Associates.

Non payment of registration does not constitute cancellation of registration or additional activities. All cancellations must be advised in writing.


Registration fees do not include insurance of any kind. It is strongly recommended that participants take out their own general travel insurance. It is suggested that the insurance policy should also cover loss of fees/deposit, airfares, accommodation charges, medical expenses, loss or damage to personal property and repatriation expenses. The insurance should cover loss arising from the cancellation of the conference by the organisers or a person’s inability to attend due to any reason whatsoever. No responsibility is taken by the conference managers for any person not holding insurance.

Late Registration

The organisers cannot guarantee that collateral, such as satchels, will be available to late registering delegates – one month before the conference. In addition, there is a risk that social program functions may be fully subscribed. This policy has been implemented to enable a greater efficiency in the coordination necessary during the lead-up to the conference, and to ensure the most enjoyable conference experience possible for everyone involved.