Families Australia, supported by the Australian Government Department of Social Services, invites you to register for the 6th Child Aware 2019 Conference (CA2019), at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre from 16-17 May 2019.

All delegates attending the Conference must register online (via the link below). Please read the information below before completing your online registration. Should you experience any difficulties please contact the Conference Secretariat via email to or on 02 6198 3218.

See below for registration offers and the chance to win back the cost of your registration.

Registration Fees

Registration fees listed below are in Australian dollars and include GST.

Full conference registration Early bird rate ($)
(until 27 March 2019)
Standard Rate ($)
Families Australia Member $725 $800
Non-member $800 $900
Group rate (3+ delegates)* $665 $665
Abstract author/presenter rate $665 $665
Student** $350 $350

*$1995 for 3 delegates; additional delegates in the group are $665 per person

** Students are required to submit valid full time student identification

Day registration – Thursday Early bird rate ($)
(until 27 March 2019)
Standard Rate ($)
Families Australia Member $440 $495
Non-member $495 $550
Student** $250 $250
Day registration – Friday Early bird rate ($)
(until 27 March 2019)
Standard Rate ($)
Families Australia Member $380 $440
Non-member $440 $495
Student** $150 $150


Registration Entitlements

The registration fee entitles delegates to the following (for the dates registered):

  • All conference sessions
  • Lunch, morning and afternoon tea
  • Welcome Reception, Thursday 16 May 2019
  • All official documentation and conference satchel

Registration offers

A chance to win back your full registration!   

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If you are a financial member of  ACWA or Early Childhood Australia (Qld Branch), simply add that organisation during the registration process to go in the draw for a full refund. Please note that this is limited to one delegate refunded per professional association.

Terms and Conditions


All accounts must be paid in full prior to the Conference. Earlybird Registration fee will be available until 27 March 2019. Payment for Earlybird Registrations MUST be received by COB on 27 March 2019. After this date the Earlybird rate expires and the Standard rate will be applied automatically to all unpaid registrations.


We hope that you will not have to cancel your registration, however, should this be necessary cancellations must be notified in writing to the Conference Secretariat. Cancellations received prior to 30 April 2019 will receive a full refund less $100 administration charge. Refunds for cancellations received after 1 May 2019 will only be made in exceptional circumstances. If you are unable to attend, a substitute is welcome at no extra charge. Please advise the Conference Secretariat of the details of the substitute delegate in writing.


Once you have completed the online registration form you will receive a confirmation email from info the Conference Secretariat. Please note that the email confirmation will be sent to the email address entered when registering for the conference. This confirmation email will include your tax invoice as an attachment.


Information collected as part of the conference registration process is owned by Families Australia and Kaigi Conferencing and Events. We only access information that you voluntarily give us. We will not provide this information to any third party, other than as necessary to fulfil your request (such as to accommodation providers).
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