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General Information

  • Climate

    The average temperature for Melbourne in October ranges from 10°C (average daily minimum) to 20°C (average daily maximum).

  • Currency

    Decimal currency is used in Australia – units are dollars and cents. All major credit cards are widely accepted in Australia. Visit for current exchange rates.

  • Disclaimers

    In the event of industrial disruption the meeting organisers cannot be held responsible for any losses incurred by delegates. The program is correct at the time of printing; however the organisers reserve the right to alter the program, if and as is deemed necessary.

  • Special Requirements

    Please provide details of any special diet, special needs or disability assistance required when you register.

  • Taxes

    A Goods and Services Tax (GST) of 10% applies to all consumer goods and is included in retail prices. All fees are quoted in Australian Dollars and are subject to GST. In some cases the GST is able to be claimed back on exiting the country. Full details can be found here.

  • Travel & Health Insurance

    The Conference does not provide insurance to delegates. We strongly recommend that you take out insurance policies to cover medical and travel expenses. If necessary, consult your travel agent.

  • Visa Information

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