FAQs 2018-05-02T06:12:18+00:00
Where is the conference venue? 2018-04-30T12:45:35+00:00

The Star Gold Coast

1 Casino Drive, Broadbeach Island, Broadbeach Queensland 4218


How do I get from the airport to the Conference Venue? 2018-04-30T13:14:40+00:00

It’s about a 35 minutes drive from the airport to the Venue.

You can catch the shuttle, taxi from outside the airport, uber, hire a car or catch public transport via translink.

What can I expect from the Gold Coast? 2018-07-04T23:08:40+00:00

The Gold Coast is a metropolitan region south of Brisbane on Australia’s east coast. It’s famed for its long sandy beaches, surfing spots and elaborate system of inland canals and waterways.

The weather in September is an average of 23 degrees. It will be sunny, so if you’re staying pre or post Conference, bring your swimmers.

Is there parking available at the venue? 2018-04-30T13:18:55+00:00

Yes, The Star offers self-parking level 1 and 3 as complimentary, Valet parking $30 AUS daily

How do I pay for my accommodation? 2018-04-30T13:19:26+00:00

At the time of check in you will be required to place a credit card on file and may be required to pay a deposit. This is to cover any incidentals.It is your responsibility to pay for your accommodation. You will be asked to make payment upon check in/out from the hotel

What is the dress code? 2018-04-30T13:20:04+00:00

The dress code for the Conference is smart casual.

What time does the Registration Desk Open? 2018-04-30T13:20:57+00:00

Registration will be open from 7am

Will there be internet available at the Conference? 2018-04-30T13:22:22+00:00

Yes, the password will be provided on the day.

I have special dietary requirements – what do I do? 2018-04-30T13:23:58+00:00

Please ensure Leishman Associates are aware of your dietary requirements well in advance. This enable us plenty of time to cater for your needs.
Guests with food allergies are required to identify themselves to the event floor supervisor upon arrival at the event.

Important Notice: Guests should appreciate that kitchens do produce a wide variety of food and unfortunately we cannot guarantee that foods prepared for the guests will be completely free of the offending ingredients. To the extent permitted by
law, we disclaim all responsibility for any loss or damage of any nature whatsoever (including personal injury) which may be suffered by any person as a result of any of the above ingredients being found in food at the Resort, even if that loss or damage is caused by any fault or negligence by us.

Is there security at the Conference? 2018-04-30T13:24:53+00:00

The members of the Conference Organising Committee and Leishman Associates accept no liability for personal accident or loss or damage suffered by any participant, accompanying person, invited observer or any other person by whatever means. Neither do we accept liability for any equipment nor software brought to the conference by delegates, speakers, sponsors or any other party.
Please protect your personal property. Do not leave laptops, cameras, and other valuable items unsecured. Be conscious of individuals who appear out of place and do not wear a Conference name badge and advise Leishman Associates Staff if this does occur.

Photographs, videos, recording of sessions? 2018-04-30T13:25:30+00:00

Delegates are not permitted to use any type of camera or recording device at any of the sessions unless written permission has been obtained from the relevant speaker.

Disclaimer 2018-04-30T13:27:06+00:00

The Conference reserves the right to amend or alter any advertised details relating to dates, program and speakers if necessary, without notice, as a result of circumstances beyond their control. All attempts have been made to keep any changes to an absolute minimum.