Complimentary transfers have been arranged for the conference attendees on Thursday 28 May, Friday 29 May and Sunday 31 May.

Thursday 28 May
Buses to depart Canberra Airport for Crowne Plaza: 6.30pm, 7.10pm, 7.50pm, 8.45pm and 9.55pm

Friday 29 May
Buses to depart Canberra Airport for Crowne Plaza: 8.15am, 8.45am, 9.15am and 9.45am

Sunday 31 May
Buses to depart National Convention Centre Canberra for Canberra Airport: 11.40am, 12.20pm, 1.15pm, 1.45pm, 2.20pm and 3.40pm

Appointed Delegates Note:  AMA will only reimburse transport costs if your flight arrives outside of the scheduled bus times. Reimbursement forms will be available at the Conference Registration Desk, please note that all receipts must be submitted together with the reimbursement form by Friday 19 June 2020.

The National Gallery of Australia is a 10 minute drive from Crowne Plaza. Bus transfers have been arranged for delegates to and from the Gala Dinner. 

Depart Crowne Plaza for National Gallery of Australia: 6.00pm and 6.15pm

Depart National Gallery of Australia for Crowne Plaza: 10.20pm, 10.45pm and 11.00pm

Phone: 02 6270 5411 or 0427 364 313 during the conference
Email: natcon@ama.com.au

If you selected a dietary requirement when registering for the conference, please notify the catering staff and they will direct you to the dietary requirement table.

Conference Sessions: Business Attire 

President's Welcome Reception: Business Attire

Gala Dinner: Black Tie

A Family and Prayer room will be located on the ground floor at the National Convention Centre Canberra. Please ask staff at the registration desk for assistance finding the room. 

Registration fees do not include insurance coverage of any kind. Delegates are strongly advised to secure appropriate travel and health insurance. Conference organisers cannot accept responsibility for any delegate failing to cover their own insurance. 

Delegates arriving on Friday morning may store their luggage with the concierge at either National Convention Centre Canberra or Crowne Plaza. Delegates will have a chance to collect their luggage and proceed to their rooms during the Conference break times.

Your name badge will be your official pass to the conference and must be worn at all times. Your name badge will be available for collection at the Registration Desk. 

The registration desk will be located outside the plenary room for the collection of name badges and conference handbooks. Staff will be on hand to answer any queries and provide information.

The registration desk will be open the following hours:

Friday 29 May, 8.00am - 5.00pm

Saturday 30 May, 8.00am - 5.00pm

Sunday 31 May, 8.00am - 12.30pm 

Appointed Delegate Reimbursement Forms will be available soon to download. Please submit any claims for travel reimbursement by completing the attached form and providing a copy of receipts to natcon@ama.com.au, before Friday 19 June 2020

ACT Cabs can be booked by calling (02) 6280 0077


All member delegates can vote during National Conference proceedings and Saturday's policy debates. Voting cards and information on voting will be inserted in delegate name badges. Delegates are asked to bring their own electronic devices (mobile, iPad, laptop) for Saturday's policy debates. 

Appointed Delegates only are able to vote in the election of the President and Vice-President. On the morning of the election, appointed delegates only are required to sign in before entering the plenary hall and must show a voting card before handing in their voting paper.