Complimentary transfers have been arranged for conference attendees on Thursday 24 MayFriday 25 May and Sunday 27 May.

Buses depart Canberra Airport for QT Canberra: 6:30pm, 8:00pm and 9:50pm

Buses depart Canberra Airport for QT Canberra: 8:15am, 8:45am, 9:15am and 9:45am

Buses depart QT Canberra for Canberra Airport: 11:40am, 12:20pm, 1:15pm, 1:45pm, 2:20pm and 3:40pm 

Appointed Delegates Note: If your flight times or dates are outside these times, you will need to make your own way to and from the airport and AMA will reimburse you for travel costs. Please note that all receipts must be submitted together with the 'Claim for Reimbursement Form' before 30 June 2018.  Reimbursement forms will be available at the Conference Registration Desk. If you do not wish to take this transport option and would like to make your own way to the airport during the time of scheduled shuttle buses,  this will not be reimbursed by the AMA. 

Delegates are ask to sit in their relevant State and Practice Group (Doctors in Training, GP, Private Specialist, Rural, Public Hospital). 

Phone: +61 2 6270 5400 or  +61 427 364 313 during the conference

Leadership Development Dinner
A bus transfer will depart the National Portrait Gallery for QT Canberra at 10:30pm. 

Gala Dinner
Return bus transfers departing QT for the Gala Dinner at National Museum have been arranged for delegates.

Depart QT Canberra for National Museum: 6:45pm, 7:00pm and 7:10pm

Depart National Museum for QT Canberra: 10:30pm, 10:45pm, 11:00pm

Any delegates staying at Ovolo Nishi should request a drop off directly to the bus driver. 


12:15pm - 1:30pm 
WA - Cahoots Lounge (Ground Floor)
Tas - Studio 3 (Level 1)
QLD – Speakeasy (Ground Floor)


8:00am - 9:00am
SA - Cahoots Lounge (Ground Floor)
NT - Ground Floor Bar Area
Vic – Speakeasy (Ground Floor)

12:45pm - 1:45pm
DiTs – Speakeasy (Ground Floor)
ACT – Ground Floor Bar Area

5:30pm - 6:30pm
NSW - QT Lounge (Level 15).  Delegates must go to registration desk where a staff member can assist with accessing the QT Lounge. 

If you are unable to select appropriate food from the catering buffets, please notify the catering staff and they will direct you to the special dietary table.

Conference Sessions: Business Attire
President’s Welcome Reception: Business Attire
Leadership Development Dinner: Smart Casual
Gala Dinner: Black Tie

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.

AMA National Conference live stream is now available:

Delegates arriving on Friday morning may store their luggage with the Concierge in the appropriate luggage storage area. Delegates will have a chance to collect their luggage and proceed to their rooms during Conference break times.

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

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

Registration will be open the following hours:

Friday 25 May, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday 26 May, 8:00am – 4:00pm
Sunday 27 May, 8:00am – 12:30pm 

Canberra Elite Taxis
Call  02 6126 1600 or book a taxi online via the Canberra Elite website


Delegates can access the delegates wifi using the following details.

Username: AMA NATCON
Password: natcon2018