Venues and transport

To ensure maximum participation, awardees from the following regional institutions will have transport arranged for them. All transfers will depart and return to your campus. No additional pick-ups or drop offs are permitted. Please ensure you are at the designated meeting place on time as buses will not wait.

Instructions regarding your transfer meeting place and time will be sent to you before the event via email.

University of Newcastle

You will be attending the Sydney event. Approximate travel time is 2.5 hours each way.

University of Wollongong

You will be attending the Sydney event. Approximate travel time is 1.5 hours each way.

Southern Cross University (Lismore)

You will be attending the Brisbane event. Approximate travel time is 2.5 hours each way.

University of Sunshine Coast

You will be attending the Brisbane event. Approximate travel time is 1.5 hours each way.

University of Southern Queensland (Toowoomba)

You will be attending the Brisbane event. Approximate travel time is 2 hours each way.

Agendas

Melbourne – Perth – Adelaide – Brisbane

Agenda

1 pm – Registration
1:30 pm – MC welcome
1:35 pm – DFAT speaker
1:45 pm – Keynote speaker – Institution representative
2 pm – Two student speakers
2:20 pm – Graduation certificates presentation and photo opportunity
3 pm – Afternoon tea and networking
4 pm – Event concludes

Sydney

Agenda

9 am – Registration
9.30 am – MC welcome
9:35 am – DFAT speaker
9:45 am – Keynote speaker – Institution representative
10 am – Two student speakers
10:25 am – Graduation certificate presentation and photo opportunity
11 am – Morning tea and networking
12 midday – Event concludes

Canberra

Agenda

1:30 pm – Registration
2 pm – MC welcome
2:05 pm – DFAT speaker
2:15 pm – Keynote speaker – Institution representative
2:30 pm – Two student speakers
2:50 pm – Graduation certificates presentation and photo opportunity
3:30 pm – Afternoon tea and networking
4:30 pm – Event concludes

Welcome and Farewell Celebrations will be held around Australia in the following cities. To register, please click on the state or territory below where you attend university:

Melbourne Click here to register for this event

Wednesday 22 November 2017
1–4 pm
The Mural Hall
Level 6, Myer Department Store
314-336 Bourke Street, Melbourne

Sydney Click here to register for this event

Monday 27 November 2017
9 am–midday
Strangers’ Dining Room
NSW Parliament House
6 Macquarie Street, Sydney

CanberraClick here to register for this event

Thursday 30 November 2017
1:30–4:30 pm
The Atrium
The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade John McEwen Crescent, Barton

Perth Click here to register for this event

Monday 4 December 2017
1–4 pm
The Ballroom
Government House
St Georges Terrace, Perth

AdelaideClick here to register for this event

Thursday 7 December 2017
1–4 pm
The Auditorium
Adelaide Town Hall
128 King William Street, Adelaide

BrisbaneClick here to register for this event

Monday 11 December 2017
1–4 pm
The Ithaca Auditorium
Brisbane City Hall
64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane