Herdsa 2009

Online registration

Due to the overwhelming response to the conference, the Convenors have reluctantly decided to close registrations to all but presenters.

Registration to the 2009 HERDSA Conference is now available. Register here

Registration Fees

Earlybird Registration
Registration & Payment received
17 December 2008 – 30 May 2009

Full Registration
Registration & Payment received
30 May 2009 – 01 July 2009

Late Registration
Registration & Payment received
After 1 July 2009

CDU Staff Registration
The first 100 CDU staff who register for the full conference will receive a $400 discount off their registration fee.

Prices are Australian Dollars and include GST of 10%.

Registration type Earlybird Standard Late
Member Full Registration*  770  880  990
Non Member Full Registration*  910  1020 1130
Member Student / Retiree Full Registration*  550  660 770
Non Member Student / Retiree Full Registration*  635  745 855
Member Day Registration  250  360 470
Non Member Day Registration  300  410 520
Student / Retiree Day Registration  110  220 330

 * = includes conference dinner


Pre Conference Workshop Fees

There are currently eight pre Conference workshops available, further information can be viewed on the program page of the website. More will be advised in early April.

Price: $60 morning & afternoon tea provided
Venue: CDU
Date: Monday 6th July
Time: morning or afternoon

New Members Breakfast  
The New Member’s breakfast is available to delegates registering at the full non-member rate. Entry by ticket only and you must order your ticket on the Conference Registration Form.

Venue: Darwin Trailer Boat Club
Date: Tuesday 7 July 2009
Time: 7am - 8am


Registration Includes

Full Registration

Student & Retiree Registration Fees

Day Registration Fees

Cancellation of Registration

Cancellations notified in writing to ‘The Organiser’ prior to 10 June 2009 will be eligible for a refund less $250. Cancellations notified after this date will not be eligible for a refund, however registration may be transferred to another eligible person.  No refunds will be made for non-attendance at the Conference.


Insurance, including medical cover, travel cover and expenses incurred in the event the Conference is cancelled, is your responsibility. Please discuss insurance cover with your travel agent when booking air travel.


All payments must be received prior to the conference. If payment from your organisation is not received prior to the conference you will be asked to provide your personal credit card details to guarantee payment.

All payments must be received in Australian dollars. A GST invoice will be provided to you once payment has been made.

Payment options
All payments must be received prior to the conference. Payment options are outlined on the registration form.

Tax Invoice and GST
A tax invoice will be emailed once your registration has been confirmed.

Confirmation of Registration

Confirmation of your registration and tax invoices and receipts will be sent to you by email.