All registration fees are in Australian Dollars ($AUD) and inclusive of GST.

Registration TypeEarlybird Fee
(before Monday 15 July 2019)
Standard Fee
(from Tuesday 16 July 2019)
Member Registration *$695.00$795.00
Non-member Registration$795.00$895.00
Student Registration **n/a$450.00
Retiree Registrationn/a$450.00
Tuesday Registration n/a $300.00
Wednesday Registrationn/a$300.00
Thursday Registrationn/a$250.00
Supporter Registrationn/a$1,200.00

* To be eligible for a Member Registration rate you must be a current, paid up, member of the Australian Rangelands Society.

** The student rate applies to full time, unwaged students. To receive the student rate, you will be requested to provide your student ID to verify your eligibility.

The Earlybird Registration Fee type is available until Monday 15 July 2019. Payment for Earlybird Registrations MUST be received by Monday 15 July 2019. After this date, the Earlybird rate expires, and all unpaid registrations will automatically revert to Standard Registration Fee types.

  • Attendance at all conference sessions
  • Poster session
  • Welcome reception
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea on conference days
  • Kangaroo symposium
  • Conference materials
  • Attendance at all conference sessions (on selected day)
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea (on selected day)
  • Poster session
  • Welcome reception
  • Conference materials
  • Attendance at all conference sessions (on selected day)
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea (on selected day)
  • Poster session
  • Conference materials
  • Attendance at all conference sessions (on selected day)
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea (on selected day)
  • Kangaroo symposium
  • Conference materials

The Welcome Reception is included for all Full Registration types, and will be held at 6.00pm on Tuesday, 3 September 2019 at the Lakeside Marquee, Canberra Yacht Club, Yarralumla. Tickets for guests can be purchased for $30 (inc GST) per person. Includes canapes and drinks for two hours. Supplementary fish and chips available for purchase from adjacent ‘Snapper’ and drinks from Yacht Club.


The Conference Dinner will be a highlight of the ARS Conference 2019 and will be held on Wednesday, 4 September 2019. The night will begin with pre-dinner drinks from 5.15pm at Kambri Convention Centre (the Conference venue), a bus transfer will leave Kambri Convention Centre at 6.30pm for an 7.00pm start at The National Arboretum, Canberra. Tickets can be purchased for $60 (inc GST) per person. Includes, canapes and 3 course meal. Cash bar available for those that are still thirsty.


A Conference Handbook and Program (printed version) will be provided to all registered attendees. The Book of Abstracts will be provided as a downloadable PDF, and released approximately 2 weeks prior to the conference. Abstracts will also be available on the conference app.


All accounts must be paid in full prior to the conference. Attendees will be required to settle any outstanding accounts by credit card upon arrival at the conference.

The following payment methods are accepted:

  • Credit Card The conference accepts AMEX, MasterCard and Visa. Payments will appear on your statement as ‘Kaigi Conferencing and Events’. Credit card payments will be processed via eWay, a third party gateway, and attract a 2% surcharge.
  • Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT) Bank details will be on your invoice, or contact us at

Cancellation of Registration: We hope that you will not have to cancel your registration, however, should this be necessary cancellations must be notified in writing to the Conference Secretariat. Cancellations received prior to Wednesday, 31 July 2019 will receive a full refund less $100 administration charge. Refunds for cancellations received on/after Thursday, 1 August 2019 will only be made in exceptional circumstances. If you are unable to attend, a substitute is welcome at no extra charge. Please advise the Conference Secretariat of the details of the substitute delegate in writing.

Confirmation of Registration/Tax Invoice: Once you have registered for the conference you will receive an automatic confirmation email from info the Conference Secretariat. Please note that the email confirmation will be sent to the email address entered when registering for the conference. This confirmation email contains a link to your PDF tax invoice.


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Please direct all registration enquiries to:
ARS 2019 Conference Secretariat – Kaigi Conferencing and Events
Level 1, The Realm, 18 National Circuit, Barton ACT 2600
Phone: 02 6198 3218