General Information

Contact Phone Numbers

Police – Emergency 000
Police – General Assistance 131 444
Local Hospital - Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital 9346 333
Local Doctor - Nedlands Medical Centre 9389 8964
After Hours Family Medical Clinic 9346 6195
Conference Venue: University of Western Australia 6488 6000
Black & White Taxis 131 008
Taxiwizard 0433 901 141
Qantas 13 1313
Virgin Blue 13 6789
131 538


Dining Out

There are a number of fabulous places to eat within walking distance of the conference venue and in the City. The Conference Committee have chosen a selection of their favourites for you to try.

Please click here to view the Restaurant Guide.

Delegate List

A delegate list (without emails) will be supplied to all AABHL attendees including exhibitors and sponsors. Please email Conference Design if you do not wish to have your details included on the delegate list.


Whilst we have endeavoured to ensure all information is accurate, all details provided are subject to change without notice


There is no undercover parking available. There is limited public parking available in the University grounds and adjacent streets.


Dress throughout AABHL annual conferences is neat casual. Dress for each function is indicated in the function description.


The registration fees do not include insurance of any kind. Participants are advised to take out personal insurance, including cover for travel, accommodation and personal possessions. Neither ISANA or Conference Design Pty Ltd covers individuals against the cancellations of bookings for any reason including cancellation or postponement of the conference or for theft or damage to belongings.


A message board will be located near the Registration Desk.

Name Badges

Name badges will be issued when registering at the conference. For security purposes the conference name badge must be worn at all times during the conference and social functions.

Photocopying at the Conference

There are no photocopying facilities at the conference venue, so please ensure your bring a sufficient number of any handouts.


Conference Design Pty Ltd will gather and record personal information necessary for your attendance at the Conference. Personal information will be gathered, stored and disseminated in accordance with the National Privacy Principles


Smoking is prohibited anywhere on the UWA grounds

Baby Sitting

Please contact your chosen hotel to arrange a baby-sitting service.

Special Requirements

Please note any special requirements, for example dietary or mobility, when registering for the conference. All special requirements will be forwarded to the venue. For pre-arranged special dietary requirements please make yourself known to the waiting staff at all functions.


Visit the Bureau of Meteorology for informaiton about the weather in Perth during October.

Important Dates

Abstracts Due 30 May 2014
Abstract Notifications Late June 2014
Presenter Registration 7 July 2014
Student Essays Due 18 July 2014
Early-Bird Closes 15 August 2014
Conference 2 Oct 2014

Organising Committee

Judy Allen
Stephen Honeybul
Felicity Flack
Camilla Scanlan

Committee Members
Brian Stafford
Dale Pugh

Stream Leaders
Wendy Rogers
Ainsley Newson
Bill Madden
Andrew Crowden
Katrina Bramstedt
Karolyn White