Social Events

The ARA 2018 ASM will hold the following events in conjunction with the Scientific Program.  Please indicate in your online registration your intention to attend.


Welcome Reception and Exhibition Opening

Date:  Saturday 16th May 2020

Time:  5.30pm – 7.30 pm

Venue: The Gallery, ICC

Cost:  Included with full registration.  Extra tickets: $60 per ticket.

A great networking opportunity that will allow you to catch up with colleagues and mingle with delegates attending the meeting. The welcome reception will be held at the conference venue in with the Trade Exhibition.

Included in full and student registration.

Additional tickets for accompanying persons can be purchased at $60.  Please note that children cannot attend this function.

All delegates must indicate on the registration form online whether they will be attending this function.


ARA Fun Run

Date:  Monday 17th May 2020

Time:  6.15 am – 7.15 am

Cost:  $20 per person

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Annual Conference Dinner

Date:  Monday 17th May 2020

Venue: Luna Park

Dinner: 7.00 for 7.30 – 11.00 pm (Ferries will depart at 6.30 pm from outside the ICC).

Cost: $140 per ticket


Tickets will be $140 per person and include dinner, drinks and entertainment. 
NB This function is not included in the full registration.