Important Dates and Forms


  • Conference Date: 9th, 10th and 11th July 2019
  • Site tour Monday 8th July 2019: Condong Sugar Mill and Stone and Wood Brewery tour (see conference program)
  • Welcome / Cocktail Reception: Monday, 8th July 2019 at the Mantra on View Hotel, sponsored by Schenck Process
  • Conference Dinner: Wednesday, 10th July 2019 at the Island Rooftop Level 12
  • Receipt of Abstracts: 30th January 2019
  • Notification of provisional acceptance: 15th February 2019
  • Receipt of full text for review: 15th March 2019


A statement confirming that at least one of the authors will attend the conference to present the paper should accompany the synopses.

9-11 July, 2019

The Mantra on View
Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.