ANZCA ASM Perth: 29 April - 3 May 2022

ASM General Information

 

Please find below some helpful information to best prepare you for the 2022 ANZCA ASM.

 

Venue

The 2022 Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM) will be held at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre (PCEC), located in the heart of the Perth CBD from Friday April 29 to Tuesday May 3, 2022. For more venue information visit the PCEC website.

Travelling to and from the airport

Perth airport is approximately a 25-minute drive from the city centre. A taxi will cost about $43 one-way from the airport. Taxi ranks are located at the front of all terminals. To catch a taxi, simply follow the signs to the nearest taxi ranks.

There are also dedicated rideshare pick up areas. Please wait until you have collected your luggage and are ready to leave the airport before requesting your ride through the Ola or Uber app. There are dedicated rideshare pick-up bays within easy walking distance of each terminal. Simply follow the directions given in the app and terminal signage to the nearest rideshare pick-up bay. For more information, visit the Perth Airport website.

 

Airport transfers

A Perth Airport Shuttle service operates between the airport and city hotels. For more information visit the Just Transfers website.

 

Public transport

Transperth operates regular bus services between Perth Airport, Perth City and other local centres. Bus Route 380 has dedicated luggage rucks and runs daily between the Elizabeth Quay Bus Station in the Perth city centre and T1 and T2. Bus Route 40 operates seven days a week between Elizabeth Quay Bus Station and T3/T4 via Great Eastern Highway, offering the most direct route between Perth Airport and Perth City. For more information, visit the Transperth website.

Travelling to and from PCEC

PCEC is easily accessible by foot, ride-share or public transport including bus, train or ferry from South Perth. Positioned adjacent to the Swan River, Elizabeth Quay train station and bus port or 10 minutes walk to Perth Underground train station.

 

PCEC Parking

There are approximately 5000 car parking bays within a 10-minute walk of the PCEC. The City of Perth Convention Centre Car Park is located directly under the centre. The car park is open 24 hours, seven days a week and can be accessed via Mill Street, Mounts Bay Road, or the Riverside Drive off-ramp from Mitchell Freeway. For further information on City of Perth parking visit the City of Perth parking website.

Visit Perth

For information on where to eat, drink, shop and what to see in Perth, visit the Destination Perth website or check out our optional activities list.

 

Visitor information centre

Perth City
Western Australian Visitor Centre
55 William Street, Perth WA
+61 8 9483 1111 (1800 812 808 toll free in Australia)
Western Australia Visitor Centre Website

For information on other Visitor information centres located around Perth, visit the Destination Perth website.

Public transport around Perth

There are plenty of train, bus and ferry options for travel in Perth and WA. More information is available on the Transperth website.

Perth also has a free bus service that operates around the CBD. These buses are called CATS (central area transport service) and service the free transit zone (FTZ) which are clearly marked around the city. Visit the Transperth website for more info.

 

SmartRider card

This is the cheapest and most convenient way to ride on all Transperth services. The card fits into your wallet and is reusable, letting you top-up with additional funds as you need. For more information go to SmartRider.

Emergency call service

The phone number to call for emergency services in Australia is 000. The operator will then connect you to police, ambulance or the fire brigade.

Climate

During May the average temperature is 22 degrees celsius with an overnight low of around 12 degrees celsius.

Communication

All communication with registered delegates will be by email wherever an email address is provided. If you register and do not receive confirmation by email please contact the ANZCA events team on +61 3 9510 6299 or by email.

Dress code

ANZCA ASM
Meeting sessions: Smart casual.
HCI Reception: Smart casual.
College Ceremony and Welcome Reception (stage party): Black tie and college/faculty gown or academic dress. (Guests): Cocktail or lounge suit. College/faculty gown or academic dress is preferred for fellows at the College Ceremony and required for New fellows at the Welcome Reception.
Gala Dinner: Dress to impress – black tie with a touch of neon and glamour.

Insurance

Delegates are strongly advised to secure appropriate travel and health insurance. Delegate registration fees do not provide any such insurance coverage. The regional organising committee and the ASM secretariat accepts no responsibility for any loss in this regard.

Meals

The meeting organisers recognise that some delegates may have special dietary needs. Please advise the meeting secretariat either via the registration form or in writing. Please note that dietary requirements must be received two weeks before the ASM in order to be guaranteed.

Special requirements

Every effort will be made to ensure that people with special needs are catered for. Should you require any specific assistance, please note this when registering to enable us to make your attendance at the meeting a pleasant and comfortable experience.

Privacy statement

Information provided on this form will only be used to administer the meeting including accommodation, catering, transport, support and the exhibition. For more information on the privacy policy please visit the ANZCA website.

 

For further information
ANZCA ASM 2022 events team
+61 3 9510 6299
asm@anzca.edu.au
@ANZCA #ASM22PER

 

Disclaimer
ANZCA Annual Scientific Meeting 2022 including the regional organising committee and the ASM secretariat, and all suppliers to the meeting and their servants, agents, contractors and consultants, will not accept liability for the damages of any nature sustained by participants or their accompanying persons or loss or damage to their personal property as a result of the ANZCA ASM 2022 or related events.