Registration inclusions

Full week registration

A full week registration gives you the most comprehensive CPD and AVA Annual Conference experience, giving you access to a week of veterinary education and more.

  • Attendance at scientific sessions
  • Admittance to industry exhibition
  • Satchel (including conference materials)
  • Welcome reception and exhibition opening (Sunday)
  • Morning and afternoon tea, lunch (Monday–Thursday)
  • Happy hour (Monday–Wednesday)
  • Downloadable proceedings

Day registration

Day registrations offer excellent flexibility if you wanted to attend scientific sessions, industry exhibitions and more but can't attend the full week.

  • Attendance at scientific sessions (on the nominated day only)
  • Admittance to industry exhibition (on the nominated day only)
  • Satchel (including conference materials)
  • Morning and afternoon tea, lunch (on the nominated day only)
  • Happy hour (Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday only)
  • Downloadable proceedings

Exhibition only

All delegates have complimentary access to the trade show extravaganza, featuring over 100 exhibitors with the latest technology and services. If you can't attend the conference, you have the flexibility of only attending the exhibition. More information available here.

  • Sunday 5 May 2019 - 6.00pm-8.00pm - Welcome reception and exhibition opening
  • Monday 6 May 2019 - 9.30am-5.30pm
  • Tuesday 7 May 2019 - 9.30am-5.30pm
  • Wednesday 8 May 2019 - 9.30am-5.30pm
  • Thursday 9 May 2019 - 9.30am-2.00pm

Exhibition-only pricing

  • AVA members, students/new graduates: $65 per day. Happy Hour an additional $75.
  • Non-members: $130. Happy Hour an additional $75.

Exhibition-only conditions of entry

  • All visitors must register and wear ID name badges, which must be visible at all times.
  • Once registered, you are able to enter the show as many times as you like over the duration of the event.
  • A person who is not an exhibitor and is observed conducting sales activities during the exhibition will be excluded from the event.

Practice registration - all delegates must be AVA members

  • Practice registration badge (one per practice)
  • Attendance at scientific sessions (one person per day)
  • Admittance to industry exhibition (one person per day)
  • Satchel (including conference materials – one per practice)
  • Welcome reception and exhibition opening - Sunday (one per person)
  • Morning and afternoon tea, lunch (one person per day)
  • Happy hour – Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday only (one person per day)
  • Downloadable proceedings

The AVA will send practices a register post-event where details of each delegate who attended each day should be completed and returned to to claim Vet Ed points.


  • Online registration only
  • Vet Ed points will need to be claimed individually from the AVA website.
  • AVA member numbers must be supplied to receive the discounted member rate.

Accompanying guests

Accompanying guests must be accompanied by the registered delegate. Scientific sessions are not included.

  • Welcome Reception – Sunday 5 May 2019, 6.00pm-8.00pm
  • Accompanying guest’s welcome morning tea – Monday 6 May 2019, 10.00am-11.00am
  • Morning and afternoon tea, lunch (Monday-Thursday)
  • Accompanying guests name badge
  • Happy hour (Monday-Wednesday)
  • Accompanying guests may attend plenary sessions (Monday-Thursday) but must be accompanied by a registered delegate.

Registration categories

A variety of flexible registration categories to suit your interests and availability.