Online Registration for the 2016 Australian Long-Term Unemployment Conference – CLOSED.
You may register onsite from 1 December 2016.
Registration Registration Rate
Full Registration Member * $ 755.00
Full Registration Non-Member $ 855.00
Speaker Registration $ 655.00
Concession Registration **
$ 555.00
Day Registration $ 500.00
Welcome Reception
$ 60.00

* If you are a member of any of the following associations, you are eligible to member’s rates to attend the conference.

  • Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Association
  • Australian Society of Rehabilitation Counsellors Inc. (ASORC) ***
  • Australian Association of Social Workers
  • Australian Psychological Society
  • ACWA
  • CDAA****

** Concession Registration available for full –time students (including international) and unwaged delegates only.

The 2016 Australian Long-Term Unemployment Conference will be held on 1 – 2 December 2016 at the Mercure Brisbane.

Full Registration

Full registration will include all conference sessions, meals for the duration of the conference (morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea), attendance to the welcome reception, conference materials including satchel and handbook and access to the book of proceedings and presenter podcasts after the conference.

Day Only Registration

Day Rate Registration will include conference sessions for the day, meals for the nominated day (morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea), conference materials including satchel and handbook and access to the book of proceedings and presenter podcasts after the conference. Please note the Day Rate does not include the awards evening. Tickets can be purchased on the registration page


Once registration is received a confirmation email and tax invoice will be issued. All accounts must be paid in full 30 days from the invoice date or 10 business days before the conference start date, whichever comes first.

The organisers reserve right, without notification, to cancel outstanding accounts anytime after 30 days from date of tax invoice being sent.

All registrations received after 16 November 2016 must be paid in full by credit card only. If payment is not received prior to the conference, access will be granted only after full payment is made via credit card or cash onsite.

Early Bird Registration – Delegates must have registered and paid by 20 October 2016 to be eligible for the early bird registration. Payment not received by 21 October 2016 will revert to the standard rate.

Concession Registration – Concession registration is available for full time students and unwaged persons. A discount will be applied to the full registration only (not including the presenter and day rate).

Employment Awards – The Employment Awards is included in Full Registrations only.

Dress – Smart Casual

Conditions – Please note that it is essential for all participants including invited speakers, delegates and presenters to register.

Refunds and Cancellations – The conference committee understands that circumstances can change. At any point prior to the event you are welcome to contact us in writing to nominate a substitute delegate at no extra charge. A full refund less a $150 service fee will be issued for cancellations received on or before 20 October, 2016. Registration cancellation received between 21 October and 30 October, 2016 will receive a 50% refund on the registration fees. No refunds will be issued after 31 October. Non-payment does not constitute cancellation.

Accommodation – All accommodation bookings will be subject to the individual hotel cancellation policy. Please contact the conference secretariat for the hotel cancellation policy.

Insurance – It is the responsibility of delegate’s to arrange their own travel insurance. The conference does not endorse or have any arrangements with any companies. The following links are provided for information only.

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The conference organisers reserve the right to change activities, topics and presenters where necessary. “The organisers shall not be liable for any loss caused by the cancellation of the conference where such cancellation is due to Force Majeure. The term “Force Majeure” means any circumstance beyond the reasonable control of the organisers including but not limited to War, hostilities (whether war be declared or not), terrorism, aircraft hijacking, military operation, riot, civil war, rebellion, civil commotion or unrest, natural disasters, Acts or Regulations of government, refusal to grant visas, explosions, transport delays, transport difficulties and the insolvency of airline carriers. The organisers will use all reasonable efforts to conduct the conference despite the intervention or occurrence of any such cause.”

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