Jul 5 - 8, 2017 65 days remaining


Social Events

ALTA Conference 2017 Social Events



WHERE: SAMSTAG Museum, Hawke Building, City West Campus, 55 North Terrace, Adelaide

WHEN: Wednesday, 5 July 2017, 5:00pm – 6:30pm

COST: Included with Full Registration. $50.00 for Day Registrants or non-delegates.


The ALTA 2017 Welcome Reception will be held in the dynamic SAMSTAG Museum located at the University of South Australia's City West campus. The SAMSTAG is one of the University of South Australia’s leading creative centres; its establishment, in 2007, reflects the University’s determination to make a dynamic contribution to the intellectual and cultural life of South Australia and to the Australian tertiary education sector.

The Welcome Reception is included with Full Registration. Join us on the first evening of the 2017 ALTA Conference. You will be sure to enjoy an evening of canapés and drinks, whilst networking with friends and colleagues and taking in the wonderful work on display at the SAMSTAG.

Mortlock Chamber


WHERE: State Library of South Australia, North Terrace, Adelaide

WHEN: Thursday, 6 July 2017, 7:00pm – 11:00pm

COST: $100.00


A highlight of every ALTA Conference is the Publisher’s Dinner and this year will be no exception. It’s a night to experience the magic of the iconic Mortlock Chamber within the State Library of South Australia. The Hogwarts-esque venue will delight – serving a 3 course menu accompanied with a showcase of fabulous South Australian wine and beer. Join us to celebrate with friends and colleagues – this dinner will not disappoint! 

The dinner is subsidised by our publishers but all registrants who wish to attend the dinner will need to purchase a ticket. Additional tickets for non-registrant guests may be purchased at the same price.

Seats are limited so be sure to purchase your ticket early.