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The official Opening Session of the 42nd ASSCT Conference will be held at the Bundaberg Multiplex Sports & Convention Centre, (BMSCC), 1 Civic Ave, Bundaberg West, Qld on Wednesday 21st April 2021. All General, Manufacturing and Agricultural sessions will follow at the same site, concluding after the tours on Friday 23rd April 2021.


The Welcoming Function will be held the evening before the official opening, commencing at 5pm (Tuesday 20th April) at the Bundaberg Multiplex Sports & Convention Centre.


Happy Hour will be held on Wednesday evening (21 April) and the Conference Dinner and Awards Presentation on Thursday night (22 April). Conference Tours will be held on Friday (23 April).


The registration for Full / Associate Members & Delegates of Supporting Members will be $350 but this increases to $390 for payments after 31st March 2020. Life Members registration is $280 increasing to $320 after 31st March 2020 and the registration for Non-Members will be $400 increasing to $440 after 31st March 2020. On-site registration is available commencing 7:30am on Wednesday 21st April 2020 at the BMSCC. The registration fee provides entry to all Conference sessions, the Welcome Function, a Conference Dinner, morning and afternoon teas and lunches on Wednesday and Thursday. Morning tea and lunch will be included on Friday. The fee also covers bus transport for the Conference tours. Conference registration is only available online.

For delegates and partners not registering for the Conference, tickets are available for the two social functions at individual cost.
• Welcome Cocktail Function (Tues) at Bundaberg Multiplex Sports & Convention Centre, - $60.
• Conference Dinner (Thur) at the Bundaberg Multiplex Sports & Convention Centre, - $100.



The ASSCT Committee wishes to advise that by attending the Conference/Exhibition you may be photographed by a member of the Committee or contracted photographer for publicity or promotional purposes. The ASSCT Committee retains all property in all images it produces.



The ASSCT will be supporting graduates and young professional staff at the 2020 ASSCT Conference in Bundaberg. Twenty complementary registrations will be made available for this purpose. To make this initiative a success we need to gauge the interest from industry groups. Please reply to ASSCT Admin by return email to 
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. as soon as possible but no later than the end of February.




This newsletter will be updated for the 2021 conference and will be emailed to members and made available on the website as soon as available.




Registrations for the 2021 ASSCT Conference are now closed




The ASSCT and its executive have considered the potential ramifications of the recent outbreak of a new coronavirus (COVID-19) and have developed this protocol.

Download Hygiene and Well Being Protocol



The ASSCT is anticipating that Covid restrictions will make it impossible for international visitors to attend the 2021 ASSCT conference.

Advice for potential international travellers to Australia is available here



The ASSCT has a commitment to create an environment which is free from discrimination and harassment and where all members of staff and conference attendees are treated with dignity, courtesy and respect.  A copy of the ASSCT Policy on discrimination and sexual harassment can be found here.

Download ASSCT Policy on Discrimination and Sexual Harassment here.