SOCIAL PROGRAM

TUESDAY NIGHT (5/7)

What: Meet and Greet Boat Cruise
Theme: Olympics
Venue: The Lady Cutler Melbourne Showboat
Time: 7:00pm – 11:00pm
Includes: Drinks (delegates must be 18+) and canapés

Head off to the docklands for a ‘meet and greet’ cruise on The Lady Cutler Melbourne Showboat, a vessel that boasts two dance floors, surrounding outside decks, and a club lounge with leather seating. The cruise will showcase the beautiful city sections of the Yarra River to the Webb Bolte and Westgate Bridge, the Victoria Harbour, the great Melbourne Port with its vast and fascinating shipping yards, and the small and lively bays of Williamstown and Port Melbourne.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT (6/7)

What: Pub Crawl
Theme: When I Grow Up (come as what you would have wanted to be if you hadn’t chosen dentistry/oral health)
Venue: Asian Beer Café, El Coco, La Di Da
Time: 6:30pm – Late
Includes: Drinks (delegates must be 18+), pizza

Discover some of the best bars that Melbourne has to offer on the pub crawl. The night is planned to begin at the old Melbournian favourite, Asian Beer Café, where access to happy hour prices are sure to satisfy (did someone say $7 long island iced teas?). The party then moves to the tropical El Coco, an exciting Cuban-themed bar to help you shake away the Melbourne cold, and ends at La Di Da, where you can dance the night away or enjoy a drink at the cocktail bar.

THURSDAY (7/7)

What: Eureka! Day Out
Theme: N/A
Venue: Sovereign Hill
Time: Depart University of Melbourne – 11:45pm; Depart Sovereign Hill – 4:30pm
Includes: Entry to Sovereign Hill, Gold Museum, Horse and Carriage ride, Gold Panning, Mine tours and more.

Strap on your seatbelts as we road trip out to Ballarat to see the historic Sovereign Hill, an outdoor museum presenting the story of Australia’s fabulous gold rush history. There will be plenty of novel activities for you to do – from taking a tour of the mines, gold panning and pouring, or viewing the pouring of the famous Sovereign Hill rock confectionary. Remember to pose for a photo with the costumed goldfields characters!

THURSDAY NIGHT (7/7)

What: Yum Cha Banquet Dinner
Theme: N/A
Venue: Shanghai Dynasty Restaurant
Time: 7:30pm-9:30pm
Includes: Non-alcoholic drinks, banquet dinner.

Dine like royalty at the Shanghai Dynasty Restaurant. Relax and unwind after your day at Sovereign Hill in the lavish restaurant with chandeliers and marble floors, and of course – great company! With an all-you-can-eat banquet menu and an experience like no other, we guarantee you will go home glad that you booked your tickets to Melbourne.

FRIDAY NIGHT (8/7)

What: Club Night
Theme: Geeks vs. Gangsters
Venue: Ms Collins
Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm – Late
Includes: Drinks (delegates must be 18+) and canapés

Missed the party last night? We will make it up to you tonight! Get ready for an exhilarating Friday night, as we head to an exclusive party at Ms Collins, a trendy club with food by acclaimed chefs and a world-class beverage and cocktail listing. Later in the night, move into the main bar to enjoy Ms Collins’ renowned ‘Phat Fridays’ RnB party.

SATURDAY NIGHT (9/7)

What: Twilight Cocktail Party
Theme: Snow-Ball
Venue: Rivers Edge Events
Time: 7:00pm – 11:00pm
Includes: Drinks (delegates must be 18+) and canapés

Don your finest garb and sip on some champagne as we celebrate the end of convention with our annual ball on Saturday night. Hosted at the picturesque Rivers Edge Events, be sure to expect some sweeping panoramic Yarra River and and Melbourne skyline views, as we reminisce about the amazing week that has passed.