Key registration dates

  • Early bird rate closed: 24 March 2017

Conference ticket prices

Fee type Standard rate Group (10+) discount available
ARACY member $895 Yes
Non-member $995 Yes
Concession* $480 No
Speaker rate* $615 No
Single day registration $480 Yes

Group bookings with 10 or more delegates will receive a 10% discount.

* Conditions apply:
Concession rate applies to those not in receipt of an income i.e. full time students/pensioners etc.
Speaker rate applies to speakers listed on the Conference program. 
Concession and Speaker registrations are not subject to group discounts.

Full registrations include:

  • Access to all plenary and concurrent sessions, 6-8 June
  • Welcome reception evening on Tuesday 6 June 2017
  • Conference dinner on Wednesday 7 June 2017
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea

Single day registrations include one evening event.

Day one pre-conference Workshops are not included in any conference registration prices and are an additional cost.

Pre-conference Workshop ticket prices

Optional Workshops at additional cost Workshop price
Tuesday 6 June workshops, 12.00pm-3.00pm $350

You can select an available workshop during conference registration. The four workshops run concurrently on Tuesday 6 June 2017 from 12.00pm-3.00pm. Please note there is a limit of 30 participants in each workshop.

Workshop Speaker Title Status
Prof Bill Lucas
Developing capable children Limited spaces available
Dr Debbie Pushor
Walking alongside: a pedagogy of working with parents and families Limited spaces available
Dr Heather Weiss
Design thinking: a way to engage families and share family and community engagement initiatives Fully Booked
Dr Karen Mapp
Building the capacity for effective family-school partnerships Fully Booked

If you are not attending the conference but wish to attend a workshop, please register as normal at, choosing an available workshop and no conference days.

Terms and conditions / Cancellation policy

If you are unable to attend the Parent Engagement Conference, this registration is transferable and a substitute delegate is welcome.

All cancellations (up to 30 April 2017) will be charged a $100 administration fee and must be made in writing to Cancellations after 1 May 2017 are non-refundable. 

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