Australian Veterinary Association

Welcome to the AVA. The only professional association representing veterinarians across Australia since 1921, and celebrating 100 years in 2021.

Celebrating 100 Years!

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Media Centre

Find the latest AVA Media releases and resources, as well as how AVA members can get involved.

COVID-19 Updates

Latest information for vets regarding COVID-19.

Member Services

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Education & Events

Find a full listing of upcoming education and events.

100 Years of The AVA

Founded in 1921, the AVA celebrates its centenary in 2021.

Upcoming Events And Conferences

Tasmanian Centenary Conference

6 - 7 November, Launceston Register now!
Tasmanian Centenary Conference

SA Centenary Conference

13 - 14 November, Adelaide Registrations open!
SA Centenary Conference

VBG Virtual Hub 2021

Thursday 21 October 7:00 - 8:30pm (AEDT)
VBG Virtual Hub 2021

Wellness Project webinar

26 October 7:30pm - register to hear our research findings
Wellness Project webinar

VetFest Marketplace

An Industry Week for the Veterinary Profession 22 November
VetFest Marketplace

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Pet insurance product endorsed by the AVA and powered by Guild Insurance.

Corporate Supporters

Find out more about AVA’s corporate supporters.

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