Social Program

President's Welcome Reception

Thursday 2 August, 1800 - 2000hrs

Venue:  Exhibition Area, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

Tickets:  Inclusive with full CSANZ registration fees

Guest tickets:  AU$60


Please join us at Sips and Taste where we bring together the ingredients to launch your Meeting experience.  Taste wonderful wines from around Australia matched with taste sensations created by the BCEC Culinary Team while you rendezvous with friends and colleagues.  

Poster Session

Friday 3 August, 1740 - 1840hrs

Venue:  Poster Hall, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

Tickets:  Inclusive with full CSANZ registration fees


We invite you to sample handcrafted canapes accompanied by matching Australian wines and artisan beers for your enjoyment during our poster session.

ISHR Dinner & AGM

Friday 3 August, 1900 - 2200hrs

Venue:  The Charming Squire, 3/133 Grey St, South Brisbane

Tickets:  AU$60

Paediatric and Congenital Dinner

Friday 3 August, 1930 - 2300hrs

Venue:  Chu the Phat, 111 Melbourne St, South Brisbane

Tickets:  AU$150

CSANZ Wellness Walk

Saturday 4 August, 0700 - 0800hrs

Venue: Meet opposite the Brisbane Wheel (Russell Street)

No tickets required

Dress code: Activewear


Join us for a morning walk in the fresh air to start the day. The walk will take us over the Victoria Bridge, along the north bank of the river, over the Goodwill Bridge and along the South Bank of the river.  Total distance for the walk is approximately 3.4km so you will have time to return to your hotel before the start of the Kempson Maddox Lecture at 0830hrs. 

CSANZ Evening at the Gallery

Saturday 4 August, 1730 - 2000hrs

Venue:  Queensland Art Gallery, Stanley Place, Southbank (walking distance from the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre)

Tickets:  AU$40
Dress code:  Business


A short stroll from the Brisbane Convention Centre, the Queensland Art Gallery (QAG) holds a collection of over 17,000 works of historical, modern and contemporary art.  QAG is home to the Children's Art Centre which collaborates on interactive artworks with leading artists from around the world, and the Australian Cinémathèque, the only dedicated cinema facility in an Australian art museum.  Cocktails will be held in the Sculpture Courtyard and the dramatic Watermall.