Online or onsite registrations are now only available for any of the three days over the conference. There are no further registrations available for Workshops, Breakfasts, Welcome Reception or Dinner – please see us onsite at the registration desk in case of cancellations.



Please check the program for details as they are confirmed.

Registration rates

Registration type Member* Non-member
Early bird full registration
Early bird expires Wednesday 31 July 2019.
$995 $1245
Standard full registration
Standard rates apply from Thursday 1 August 2019.
$1145 $1430
One day registration $515 $645
Two day registration $680 $850
#Undergraduate student/retiree – full registration $440 $550
#Postgraduate student/recent undergraduate (2017/18) – full registration $550 $660
Additional Dinner ticket $165 $165
Additional Welcome Reception ticket $95 $95

* Members of Physiotherapy New Zealand, Singapore Physiotherapy Association and Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association are very welcome to attend at the APA member rates.
# Supporting evidence required

Full registration includes

  • access to the sessions of your choice for all days of the conference
  • conference satchel
  • access to the conference abstracts (PDF and electronic)
  • morning/afternoon teas and lunches for al days of conference
  • Welcome Reception on the evening of Thursday 17 October 2019, 5.00 – 7.30 pm
  • Conference Gala Dinner on the evening of Saturday 19 October 2019, 7.00 pm onwards
  • trade exhibition
  • discounted pre-conference workshop rates.

One/two day registration includes:

  • access to the sessions of your choice for the nominated day(s) of conference
  • conference satchel
  • access to the conference abstracts (PDF and electronic)
  • morning/afternoon teas and lunches for the nominated day(s) of conference
  • trade exhibition
  • discounted pre-conference workshop rates.

Additional social function tickets

Welcome Function tickets are available for purchase at $95.00 per person, and Gala Dinner tickets for $165.00.

PD hours/points

1 hour of Conference = 1 hour of CPD as required by the National Registration Board.

Intention to photograph/record
The APA reserves the right to use photographs and video footage, taken at any stage throughout the conference, for the purposes of advertising and promoting APA and its events. If you do not wish to comply with this policy, you must notify the APA Conference & Events Team prior to the event.

Cancellation policy
Delegates who find themselves unable to attend the conference after submitting and paying for a registration are welcome to nominate a substitute. Any cancellation must be in writing to the National Office, attention to the Conference & Events Team. Cancellations prior to 31 August 2019 will incur an administration fee of AUD$120. After that date, no refund will be given other than for ‘exceptional circumstances’.

Privacy policy
By registering for this event we have collected personal information from you that will be retained by us. This information is being collected by us for the purpose of processing your registration for this event and keeping you informed about other upcoming events. The information will not be disclosed to overseas recipients. The ability to access and change that information is contained in the APA Privacy Policy, which is available at You can also contact the Privacy Officer on 03 9092 0888 or for any information or with any complaints that you may have in relation to your privacy.

The APA National Office reserves the right to change information. The Conference Committee or the APA cannot accept any liability of whatever nature for the acts, omissions or default, whether negligent or otherwise of those airlines, hoteliers or other persons providing services to the event.