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10th Art of Good Health and Wellbeing International Arts and Health Confere...

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Sails Hotel Port Macquarie

Park Street

Port Macquarie, NSW 2444

Australia

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10th Art of Good Health and Wellbeing International Arts & Health Conference

Join Australian and international leaders in the field of arts, health and creative ageing at this annual meeting, the only one of its kind in the world!

Presented by the Australian Centre for Arts and Health Limited

Monday 12 November 2018 at 2pm until Thursday 15 November 2018 at 5pm (AEDT)

Sails Hotel, Port Macquarie NSW 2444

There will be a pre-conference session on International Networks in Arts and Health at 2pm. Attendance is included in the full conference registration

The Conference officially opens with a Welcome Reception on Monday 12 November, 5pm-7pm.

Special Guests:

Leslie Williams, NSW Member of Parliament, Port Macquarie and NSW Parliamentary Secretary for Regional and Rural Health.

Professor, Dame Marie Bashir, AD, CVO, Patron, Australian Centre for Arts and Health and the former and longest serving Governor of NSW (2011-2014). Professor Bashir, throughout her long-standing medical career, has been a staunch advocate of arts and health, working in both mental health and Aboriginal health. Professor Bashir is an exemplary model of creative ageing. Professor Bashir is attending the full conference.

This is a separately ticketed event.

There are three full days of conference sessions from Tuesday 13 November to Thursday 15 November, 9am to 5pm which will be held at Sails Hotel, with supporting events at the Glasshouse Arts Centre and Port Macquarie Museum.

Special Events

Tuesday 13 November, Theatre Performance (tbc), Glasshouse Arts Centre, 7.30pm - 9pm.

Wednesday 14 November, 10th Anniversary Conference Dinner. 6.30pm - 9.30pm

Special Guest: Archie Roache AM, Australian singer and composer and advocate for Aboriginal rights.

This is a separately ticketed event.

Thursday 15 November, Conference Celebration and Farewell Drinks, 5pm to 7.30pm

This is a separately ticketed event.

Key Dates, Terms & Conditions

Registration: Please note, seating is limited to 220 delegates

Call for Abstracts: Opens Monday 9 April and Closes Monday 9 July 2018 Please note: Speakers will be progressively advised of acceptance of their paper from May 2018 so those people wishing to present at the conference are encouraged to submit their papers early.

Conference Registrations for Speakers: Close Monday 3 September 2018 Please note: It is essential that speakers who have had their papers accepted for presentation, complete their registration, including payment, by Monday 3 September 2018.

On Eventbrite, there are two options for online payment

1. Pay by credit card and a tax invoice/statement will be sent to you by email by Eventbrite straight away

2. Request a tax invoice for payment by your organisation within 30 days - please choose this option if you wish to register for the conference before the end of the financial year.

Early Bird Conference Registrations: Close Monday 1 October 2018

General Conference Registrations: Close Monday 29 October 2018

Please note: Registrations online will be accepted after this date, places permitting. Seating is limited to 220 delegates.

A tax invoice will be issued to all registrants upon receipt of full payment online.
To request a tax invoice and to reserve your place, select the invoice option on the drop down menu in the Eventbrite payment section.

All cancellations must be made in writing to the Australian Centre for Arts and Health (ACAH). No refunds will be given after 2 October, 2018. However, Conference Registrations are fully transferable if notice is given in writing to ACAH by 29 October 2018. The Conference program is subject to change without prior notice.


FAQs

This year's conference will be held at Sails Hotel, Port Macquarie. There is a hotel car park and extensive public parking nearby. Some sessions will be held at the Glasshouse Arts Centre and Port Macquarie Museum.

The Conference has a block booking at both Sails Hotel and sister hotel Rydges Port Maquarie - both these hotels are located on the Hastings River foreshore and have superior facilities and services including complimentary WiFi.

Please see www.artsandhealth.org.au for accommodation details and reservations.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Email: info@artsandhealth.org

Telephone: 0416 641 482

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Conference registrations are fully transferable if notice is given in writing by email by 29 October 2018 to the Australian Centre for Arts and Health - admin@artsandhealth.org.au

Can I update my registration information?

Access to your registration details for updates will be provided by emailing admin@artsandhealth.org.au


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Sails Hotel Port Macquarie

Park Street

Port Macquarie, NSW 2444

Australia

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