Social Program

Join us for A Night of Art and Magic at the 2023 AEGC conference dinner. Dinner will be held at the stunning Queensland Art Gallery Watermall with roaming magic entertainment for the evening. For the first time, a limited number of corporate tables are being offered for purchase. Treat your staff or clients to an unforgettable evening of good food and good company in spectacular surroundings. The purchase of a corporate table also offers the company the opportunity to display a branded pull-up banner in the dinner area. Most tickets are reserved for individual purchase, so if you want a corporate table you will have to be quick!

    • Date: Thursday 16 March 2023
    • Time: 1900 – 2300 AEST
    • Location: Queensland Art Gallery
    • Individual Ticket: $190.00 (no assigned table or seating)
    • Corporate Table (10 pax): $2,500.00 – Limited number available. Includes: assigned table for your company/organisation with 10 x conference dinner tickets and corporate signage display (Further details to be advised)

 

 

 

 

Register for the Conference and Add Your Social Function Tickets

Register for the Conference and purchase your tickets to the listed social functions. 

Only Interested in Attending the Social Functions?

You can attend the AEGC 2023 social functions without needing to attend the Conference!

Purchase your tickets by clicking below.

Monday 13 March - Axe Throwing

In town early for a workshop and fancy a bit of competition on your Monday night? Join us at Lumber Punks Axe Throwing in West End. 

It is about a 2 km walk from the Convention Centre so taxi/uber/scooter/walk your way over and show everyone your axe-throwing skills! First time trying it? No worries! There will be a coach on hand to help you get the technique right. 

There is no drinking while throwing so join us as we ease into the conference week with a bit of fun. 

    • Date: Monday 13 March 2023
    • Time: 1700 AEST
    • Location: 4 Ferry Rd, West End QLD 4101
    • Tickets: $45.00pp

Tuesday 14 March - Welcome Reception

A night of drinks and canapes to catch up with old colleagues, make new ones, and network with our Sponsors and Exhibitors.

    • Date: Tuesday 14 March 2023
    • Time: 1700 AEST
    • Location: Exhibition Hall
    • Tickets: $80.00pp (Late fee from 7 March $100.00pp)
Tuesday 14 March - Conference Pub Crawl

Do you want to kick on from the welcome reception in style? Join us for the Conference Pub Crawl! 

    • Date: Tuesday 14 March 2023
    • Time: From 1830 AEST
    • Meeting location: Pig ‘N’ Whistle
Time Location
1830 – 1930 Pig ‘N’ Whistle
1930 – 2100
  1. FALALALAH
  2. Tarbouche Mezza Bar
  3. Okuman Karaage & Ramen Bar
  4. Bird’s Nest
  5. The Fourth Monkey Cocktail Bar & Grill

a. Stop 2a (refer to below map) are for those who are not hungry: The Fourth Monkey Cocktail Bar & Grill West End Hotel

2100 – 2200 Archive Beer Boutique
After 2200 Cobbler

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/aegc-social-pub-crawl-tickets-573787623227

Wednesday 15 March - FMG Early Career Networking Evening

Arranged by the Early Careers committee, this unique opportunity for that new in the industry to build their networks and meet like-minded people in the industry.

  • Date: Wednesday 15 March 2023
  • Time: From 1800 AEST
  • Location: The Charming Squire, Southbank
  • Tickets: Vary (see Registration Page). Ticket prices vary and can be purchased via the Registration Process.
Wednesday 15 March - Happy Hour

Catchup with colleagues during our dedicated happy hour sessions.

  • Date: Wednesday 15 March 2023
  • Time: 1700-1800 AEST
  • Location: Exhibition Area
  • Tickets: $60.00pp (Late fee from 7 March $80.00pp)
Thursday 16 March - Happy Hour

Catch up with colleagues during our dedicated happy hour sessions.

  • Date: Thursday 16 March 2023
  • Time: 1700-1800 AEST
  • Location: Exhibition Area
  • Tickets: $60.00pp (Late fee from 7 March $80.00pp)
Thursday 16 March - Conference Dinner

Celebrate with “A Night of Art and Magic” at this year’s Conference Dinner.

Dinner will be held at the stunning Queensland Art Gallery Watermall with roaming magic entertainment for the evening.

    • Date: Thursday 16 March 2023
    • Time: 1900-2300 AEST
    • Location: Queensland Art Gallery
    • Tickets: $190.00pp (Late fee from 7 March $220.00pp)
Friday 17 March - Sundowner Drinks (Closing Reception)

Close out the Conference in style by joining us for the closing drinks after the Closing Ceremony.

    • Date: Friday 17 March 2023
    • Time: 1700 AEST
    • Location: Exhibition Area
    • Tickets: $80.00pp (Late fee from 7 March $100.00pp)
Friday 17 March - Brisbane Brews

Join Brisbane’s brewery hopping social event to round out your conference with a quiet beer. Brisbane Brews is a joint venture of ASEG, AIG, GSA and PESA in Brisbane which visits micro (and not so micro) breweries around Brisbane and the next one just happens to line up with the last day of the conference! Our March venue is at Catchment Brewing in West End.

  • Venue: TBC
  • Date: Friday 17 March 2023
  • Time: 1800 AEST
Friday 17 March - City Night Lights Cruise

Not an official conference event and open to the public, i.e. if you book alone you might be flying solo in the company of strangers! Nevertheless if you want to get a group of friends together and cruise up and down the Brisbane River drinking beer here is a link to book:

Program at a Glance

Timings are based on Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST). The program is current as of November 2022 and is subject to change.

0900 – 1700

Workshops

1800

Axe Throwing
0900 – 1700 Workshops
1700 – 1830 Welcome reception & exhibition
1830 Pub crawl
0900 – 1030 Opening plenary
1030 – 1100 Morning tea & exhibition
1100 – 1230 Keynote and concurrent sessions
1230 – 1330 Lunch & exhibition
1330 – 1500 Concurrent sessions
1500 – 1530 Afternoon tea & exhibition
1530 – 1700 Concurrent sessions
1700 – 1800 Happy hour & exhibition
1830 – 2000 FMG Early Career Networking Evening
0900 – 1030 Keynote presentation
1030 – 1100 Morning tea & exhibition
1100 – 1230 Concurrent sessions
1230 – 1330 Lunch & exhibition
1330 – 1500 Concurrent sessions
1500 – 1530 Afternoon tea & exhibition
1530 – 1700 Concurrent sessions
1700 – 1800 Happy hour & exhibition
1900 – 2300 Conference dinner
0900 – 1030 Keynote presentations
1030 – 1100 Morning tea & exhibition
1100 – 1230 Concurrent sessions
1230 – 1330 Lunch & exhibition
1330 – 1500 Concurrent sessions
1500 – 1530 Afternoon tea & exhibition
1530 – 1700 Concurrent sessions
1700 – 1730 Closing ceremony
1730 Friday Night Lights Cruise

0900 – 1700

Workshops