The Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre is a wheelchair accessible venue with lifts and amenities.

First Aid

If you require first aid contact any of the Convention Centre staff or the registration desk for assistance.

Public Transport and Parking

Airport to city shuttle services 
Bus shuttle services are available from Perth airport to the city. A one-way trip from the domestic terminal costs $11 per person and from the international terminal costs $13 per person.


Taxi ranks are located outside both terminals, and commissionaires are available to assist you during peak movement periods. As a general guide, the following fees apply for taxis travelling from:
Domestic terminal to CBD: $27.00
International terminal to CBD: $35.00


Parking within the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre car park is open to the public and spaces are limited by 7.30am.
If you do not wish to pre-book parking, all day parking up to 6pm for a maximum of 10 hours is available from $25.40 per day (subject to change without notice). If pre-booked parking tickets have not been ordered, we encourage delegates to arrive early each day of the meeting to avoid any potential parking problems that may be encountered.


All communication with registered delegates will be by email wherever an email address is provided. If you register and do not receive a confirmation either by email or fax within five working days please contact the Secretariat EECW by phone on +61 8 9389 1488 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


Registration fees do not include insurance of any kind. It is strongly recommended that all delegates take out their own travel and medical insurance prior to coming to the meeting. The policy should include loss of fees/ deposit through cancellation of your participation in the meeting, or through cancellation of the meeting itself, loss of airfares for any reason, medical expenses, loss or damage to personal property, additional expenses and repatriation should travel arrangements have to be altered. Neither the meeting secretariat nor the organising committee will take any responsibility for any participant failing to insure. Please speak to your travel agent or airline in regard to this matter.


Please advise the meeting secretariat either via the registration form or in writing should you wish for them to make alternative arrangements on your behalf.
Please Note: dietary requirements received less than 72 hours prior to the event cannot be guaranteed.


Please be advised that a Congress photographer will be photographing Congress gatherings and sessions. People who do not wish to be photographed or have photos published should complete the photo disclaimer at the registration desk.

Child Care

Please note that no official arrangements have been made for child care during the Congress. We suggest you check with your accommodation provider who may be able to assist you further with babysitting services during your stay.


The average maximum temperature in May is 22.3 degrees Celsius and a minimum of 10.5 degrees Celsius with an average rainfall of 91.1mm for the month.


The information provided on the website is correct at time of publishing. The Organisers reserve the right to amend the program as circumstances dictate.


In the event of industrial disruption or other unforeseen circumstances AVAS & WoCoVA, the Congress Organising Committee and EECW Pty Ltd accept no responsibility for loss of monies incurred by delay or cancellation.


Complimentary wireless internet access is available to Congress delegates throughout the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre, to access this you will need to connect to the PCEC wireless Ethernet connection. Please see staff at the registration desk for further information.

Car Rental

Budget: 13 27 27 
Hertz: 13 30 39 
Avis: 13 63 33

Smoking Policy

The West Australian Government imposes a strict no smoking policy in venues, restaurants, bars and shopping centres in Perth.

Important Dates

11 + 12 MAY 2017

10 MAY 2017

Closing 31 January 2017

10 March 2017 27 March 2017