Conferences provide opportunities for ongoing professional development and networking.

This list details national and international conferences and events related to palliative care. If you are aware of a relevant conference or event that should be included, please contact us at





Australian 2018

6th Australian Palliative Care Research Colloquium
October 25-26
Melbourne, Victoria

Palliative Care NSW 2018 Biennial State Conference
November 8-10
Kiama, New South Wales

2018 COSA Annual Scientific Meeting
November 13-15
Perth, Western Australia

Information and Technology in Aged Care (ITAC 2018)
November 21-22
Adelaide, South Australia

51st AAG Conference
November 21-23
Melbourne, Victoria

11th HITH Society Annual Scientific Meeting
November 21-23
Brisbane, Queensland

9th International Congress on Innovations in nursing
November 29-30
Perth, Western Australia

Advance Care Planning Seminar QLD
November 30
Brisbane, Queensland

Advance Care Planning Seminar SA
December 7
Adelaide, South Australia

International 2018

Public Health Research in Palliative Care
October 25-26
Brussels, Belgium

Australian 2019

15th National Rural Health Conference
March 24-27
Hobart, Tasmania

APNA 2019 National Conference
April 4-6
Adelaide, South Australia

2019 Australian Pain Society 39th Annual Scientific Meeting
April 7-10
Gold Coast, Queensland

5th International Conference on Ageing in a Foreign Land
June 19-20
Adelaide, South Australia

Cancer Nurses Society of Australia (CNSA) 22nd Annual Congress
June 20-22
Melbourne, Victoria

Occupational Therapy Australia 28th National Conference and Exhibition
July 10-12
Sydney, New South Wales

13th National Allied Health Conference
August 5-8
Brisbane, Queensland

Oceanic Palliative Care Conference 2019
September 10-13
Perth, Western Australia

2019 Public Health Palliative Care International conference
October 13-16
Blue Mountains, New South Wales

8th International Conference on Ageing and Spirituality
October 27-30
Canberra, Australian Capital Teritory

COSA Annual Scientific Meeting
November 12-14
Adelaide, South Australia

International 2019

26th International Conference of Indian Association of Palliative Care
February 8-10
Kochi, India

3rd International Conference on End of Life Law, Ethics, Policy, and Practice
March 7-9
Ghent, Belgium

7th ACP-I Conference
March 13-16
Rotterdam, Netherlands

16th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care
May 23-25
Berlin, Germany

13th Asia Pacific Hospice Conference
August 1-4
Surabaya, Indonesia

Last updated 16 October 2018