Overview

2021 is a big year for the AVA. It is our Centennial year, and in celebration of 100 years of serving the veterinary profession, the AVA is holding a series of face-to-face Centennial Conferences in each state and territory.

The Canberra Centenary Series Conference has been POSTPONED. Dates to be advised.

Canberra

Built in 1959 as “the Luxury Hotel” in the nation’s capital, the Canberra Rex has stood as an iconic landmark for over 55 years and has been beautifully restored to its former glory, making it one of Canberra’s prominent landmarks the epitome of classic elegance and style. More info about tourism in Canberra and surrounds.

Please note that onsite booking will not be available.

In the highly unlikely event that we must cancel this year's event due to Government regulations and health directives preventing us from going ahead, we will issue you with a full refund of your registration.

In the event that Government regulations and health directives prevent you from attending due to a lock down here, or border closures just prior to, or during conference week, again we will issue you with a full refund of your registration. Latest announcements will also be made available via the AVA website.

Canberra Rex Hotel

Built in 1959 as “the Luxury Hotel” in the nation’s capital, the Canberra Rex has stood as an iconic landmark for over 55 years. A home away from home for accommodations and celebrations enjoyed by all including Royalty, Foreign dignitaries, world famous entertainers, prime ministers and US Presidents.

The Rex Hotel has been beautifully restored to its former glory, making it one of Canberra’s prominent landmarks the epitome of classic elegance and style.

With stunning rooms, spacious suites, amazing apartments, fabulous restaurant, fantastic facilities and personal service, there is really no where better to stay.

Canberra’s most spacious and luxurious Presidential suite awaits the discerning traveller, bride and groom, or for that special weekend escapes.

Located on Northbourne Avenue, the gateway to the CBD, the hotel offers warm and personal service with a unique blend of bespoke accommodations styling with modern comfort to meet the needs of guests today.

A convenient central location, with easy access to National attractions, shopping, restaurants and business precedents make the Rex Hotel the obvious choice.

Relax and keep fit in our recreation centre with gym and 20 metre indoor pool. Why not stay in one of our, spa, steam or sauna suites for that ultimate experience. Enjoy the convenience of 24 hour reception and complementary Wi-Fi to keep in touch with work colleagues, family and friends.

150 Northbourne Avenue Canberra City, ACT 2612

Tel: (02) 6248 5311

Specially negotiated AVA rates can be booked through our partners Ozaccom+.  Click here to book with these discounted rates.

You’re our priority

The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) looks forward to welcoming the veterinary community back to face-to-face education and events around Australia.

The health and wellbeing of our veterinary community is of the utmost importance. Click here to find out more about how we are keeping you safe.

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