2015 CAASTRO Annual Retreat, Blue Mountains

Retreat Dates: Monday 16 November 2015 - Wednesday 18 November 2015 

Venue Details: Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains, 1 Sublime Point Road, Leura, NSW, Australia

Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains

Registration is now CLOSED

Participant List




Abstracts submissions closes: 22 September 2015

Registration closes: 2 October 2015

ECR WORKSHOP: "Looking After Yourself and Your Career" Registration now OPEN

We encourage all CAASTRO researchers and students to submit abstracts for both talks and/or posters.  There will be some fabulous prizes for the best talk, best student talk, best poster and best student poster.

NB: The retreat is free for CAASTRO members, however registration is required.

Frequently Asked Questions:

There has been a group reservation made at for all CAASTRO members and CAASTRO will cover the costs.  Thus, there is no need for delegates to book accommodation.  Rooms will be allocated once registration closes.  Accommodation payments will come out of your node budget and will be arranged via your node.

All meals are covered by CAASTRO.  If you have any dietary requirements, please ensure you make a note of these when you register for the retreat under the dietary information field.  

Getting there:
A schedule of preferred flights click here

Childcare will be available at the Retreat for infants and children under 5.  Please indicate in your registration if you require childcare or contact Kylie Williams if you have any questions.

Wireless access will be available in the conference rooms each day.  However, please bring your own wireless access devices if you have critical work you will need to access or large amounts of data to download.

Please contact Kylie Williams if you have any questions.

Photo: Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains, Photo courtesy of Fairmont Resort Blue Mountains