Social Program

Welcome Reception


The Welcome Reception is an ideal opportunity to catch up with your interstate and international colleagues and exhibitors and to meet delegates who are attending the conference for the first time. Our entertainment for the evening are Samba Blisstas, an extravaganza of art on the move. The group consists of many colourful members from the local community: Midwives, Teachers, Students, Travellers, Lawyers, Farmers, Bank Clerks, Parents, ex-Musicians etc etc.


Student Meet & Greet


SARRAH invites students and interested Allied Health professionals to get together for this casual networking opportunity at Saltbar, famous for its beachfront location, quality food and friendly service.



Conference Dinner "Beach Party"


The main event on the social calander of the SARRAH Conference is a great chance to let your hair down with old and new friends while enjoying the region's fine food and wine.

MOSSY ROCKS led by Singer Amanda Moss play popular Rock and Pop tunes from the 60's to present. They go all the way back to Elvis and the Beatles, through to classic 70's hits like Blame it on the Boogie, Big 80's anthems like Van Halen, Rock songs of the 90's and on to new and cutting edge songs of the noughties.


Important Dates

Abstract Notifications Early June 2014
Presenter Registration Due 27 June 2014
Refereed Papers 1st draft due 27 June 2014
Early-Bird Closes 15 Jul 2014
Final Abstracts due 11 Aug 2014
Final Refereed Papers due 30 Aug 2014
SARRAH 2014 Conference 17-20 Sept 2014


Organising Committee

Lindy Swain - Chair
Rod Wellington - SARRAH CEO
Ruth Hawkings
Cate Patrick
Helen McGregor
Annie Nicholls
Luke Schultz

Image credits

Destination NSW
Grenville Turner: Destination NSW
Hamilton Lund: Destination NSW