Register

Registration for the Museums Galleries Australia National Conference 2018 is now closed as we have reached the capacity. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please contact Conference Logistics at mga@conlog.com.au.

You can also register for the Emerging Professionals (EP) National Network career workshops. For more information click here.

You can also register for the ACD National Network workshop. For more information click here.

Full Registration

Full registration includes access to all conference sessions, conference catering, the Welcome Reception, MAGNA and MAPDA Awards, access to the exhibition and the Regional, Remote and Community (RR&C) Day. Attendance to the Conference Dinner is an additional cost.

 

  Early Bird
Registration
Standard
Registration
Speaker
Registration
  Closed on 20 December 2017 Open now Open from January until 29 March 2018
Member $790 $850 $790
Member Concession* $680 $750 $680
Non-Member $1,010 $1,120 $1,010
Non-Member Concession* $900 $970 N/A

All prices are inclusive of GST

*Valid concession card must be provided.

Day Registration

Day registration includes access to all conference sessions, conference catering and the exhibition on the nominated day. Attendance to the Regional, Remote and Community (RR&C) Day, Welcome Reception, MAGNA and MAPDA Awards and Conference Dinner are an additional cost.

  Monday 4 June 2018 – Regional, Remote & Community Day Tuesday 5 June 2018 Wednesday 6 June Thursday 7 June 2018
  9:45am – 4:30pm 9:00am – 5:00pm 9:00am – 5:00pm 9:00am – 5:00pm
Member $250 $470 $470 $470
Non-member $330 $610 $610 $610

All prices are inclusive of GST

Museums Galleries Australia Membership offers a significant discount to conference registration fees, among many other substantial benefits. You are welcome to become a member to claim the membership discount rate, saving up to $220 (based on the Early Bird Member and Non-Member registration prices). Please CLICK HERE to complete the Museums Galleries Australia membership form before registering.

Please note:
– all member registrations will be cross-checked with the membership database.
– all concession registrations will need to forward proof of a valid concession card to mga@conlog.com.au.

 

Registration Desk

The registration desk will be located in the main foyer of the Melbourne Meat Market.

Monday 4 June 2018 9:00am – 4:30pm
Monday 4 June 2018

5:30pm – 7:00pm (at Welcome Reception venue: State Library of Victoria)

Note: only name badges will be given out at the Welcome Reception and you will be able to collect your satchel the following day at the conference venue.

Tuesday 5 June 2018 8:00am – 5:30pm
Wednesday 6 June 2018 8:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday 7 June 2018 8:00am – 6:00pm

 

Social Functions

Please note that attendance at all social functions is restricted to those 18 years and over.

Welcome Reception
6:00pm – 7:30pm, Monday 4 June 2018
State Library Victoria

One ticket to the Welcome Reception is included in full registrations. Additional tickets can be purchased during the online registration process for $44 each (incl. GST).

MAGNA and MAPDA Awards
5:45pm – 7:45pm, Tuesday 5 June 2018
Cobblestone Pavilion, Meat Market

One ticket to the Awards is included in full registrations. Additional tickets can be purchased during the online registration process for $65 each (incl. GST).

Conference Dinner
6:30pm – 10:30pm, Wednesday 6 June 2018
Melbourne Museum

Conference Dinner tickets can be purchased during the online registration process for $115 each (incl. GST).

Visa Application

All visitors to Australia (except for New Zealand passport holders) must have a valid visa. Please refer to the following documents for more information:

Business Fact Sheet: for guidance on the visa options that may be most suitable for you
Visa Application Requirements Factsheet: for information on visa application requirements.

It is suggested that all visitors should apply for a visa at least two months prior to their intended date of departure, and four months prior for people with character or health concerns.

Payment Options

Credit Card
Credit card payments can be made online or over the phone. VISA and MasterCard are accepted. Please note that when you pay by credit card, Lasch Pty Ltd will appear on your statement.

Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
Details for EFT payments will be provided on your tax invoice. Please reference the payment with your name and invoice number.

Cheque
Please make cheques payable to Museums Australia and forward to:
Museums Galleries Australia National Conference 2018
C/- Conference Logistics
PO Box 6150
Kingston ACT 2604

Acknowledgement / Communication

All communication with registered delegates will be by email. All registrations will be emailed a confirmation letter and tax invoice within 5 working days of submitting a registration form.
If your email address has changed since completing the registration form, be sure to advise the Conference Secretariat by email to mga@conlog.com.au.

Cancellation

Delegates who find themselves unable to attend the Museums Galleries Australia National Conference 2018 after submitting their online registration are most welcome to nominate a substitute. All substitutions and cancellations must be made by email to mga@conlog.com.au.

Cancellations received before / on Friday 4 May 2018 will be refunded, less an administration fee of $99. Cancellations received after Friday 4 May 2018 are not refundable. Exceptions are at the discretion of the Organising Committee.