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Online registration has now closed. You may still register at the registration desk as below.

Registration Desk

The registration desk will be located on the ground floor foyer of the Brisbane Convention Centre from Monday until Friday. The desk will be open at the following times:

Monday 3 October 15:00 – 19:00
Tuesday 4 October 07:30 – 20:00
Wednesday 5 October 08:00 – 19:00
Thursday 6 October 08:00 – 18:00
Friday 7 October 08:00 – 16:00

Registration Fees

All fees are quoted in Australian Dollars (A$) inclusive of GST (Goods and Services Tax)

Type By 01.08.16 After 01.08.16 After 29.09.16
On Site
Member $750 $860 $915
Non Member* $955 $1,050 $1,110
Retired Member $395 $495 $550
Student Member $395 $495 $550
Student Non Member * $540 $640 $695
Day Registration Member $450 $515 $550
Day Registration Non-Member* $550 $615 $650

*A non member may pay at the member rate provided that membership application/fees or renewals have been received by the ASBMB, ASPS and ANZSCDB National Offices (prior to the receipt of the registration). No exception will be made to this requirement. Do not include membership payments with registration fees. Society website details are detailed under “Contacts” on the website. Current members of the NZSBMB, NZSPB and Biochemical Society are also welcome to register at the member rate.

The full-time registration fee covers attendance at all scientific sessions, a copy of the conference programme, a subsidized ticket to the Tuesday Welcome Mixer and Wednesday Cocktail Party, Morning and Afternoon Coffee Breaks on the first three days of the conference, Coffee Break on the Friday morning of the conference, Lunches on the last three days of the conference (Wednesday to Friday) and Closing Drinks on Friday afternoon.

The day registration fee includes all of the above for the day of attendance. A subsidized ticket to the Tuesday Welcome Mixer or Wednesday Cocktail Party may be purchased by the day registrant, if registered on the day of the function.

Registration Payments

On-line registration and credit card payments (Visa and Mastercard only) may be made via the ComBio2016 secure online form. This is the preferred method of registration and payment. Those wishing to register by fax or mail may print the online form from the website and forward this, together with Visa or Mastercard details, to the Conference Secretariat:

Sally Jay Conferences
Fax: 08 8362 0009
Overseas: 61 8 8362 0009
E-mail: combio@asbmb.org.au

Cancellations and Refunds

Cancellations must be notified in writing to the Secretariat. Cancellations prior to Friday, 5 August 2016 will be refunded, but will incur an administration fee of $100. There will be no refunds after 5 August 2016. Substitute participants will be accepted.


If, for reasons beyond the control of the organizers, the conference is cancelled, registration fees will be refunded after deduction of expenses already incurred.


Personal information, as defined under the national privacy legislation, The Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2001, will be treated in accordance with the National Privacy Principles and only shared with related or third parties in accordance with those principles. Please complete the section of the registration form relating to privacy if you do not wish your personal information to be included in the published Participant List to be distributed to participants and exhibitors at the meeting via the conference App, in PDF format.