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Upcoming Events And Conferences

Sheep, Camelid & Goat 2022

22-24 June 2022 in Adelaide - register now!
Sheep, Camelid & Goat 2022

Bain Fallon Memorial Lectures

17-21 July in Melbourne - early bird pricing available now!
Bain Fallon Memorial Lectures

AVA Annual Conference 2022

22-27 May on the Gold Coast - register now!
AVA Annual Conference 2022

ASAV Annual Conference 2022

24-28 July in Darwin - Registrations open!
ASAV Annual Conference 2022

Cattle Vets Conference 2022

29 Nov-2 Dec in Canberra - save the dates!
Cattle Vets Conference 2022

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