Networking Events

In 2018, RDAQ will host a networking program featuring six exciting events.

Thursday 7 June

STUDENT & MENTOR NETWORKING AFTERNOON TEA
Time: 16:00 – 16:45
Venue: Plaza North Terrace – BCEC
Dress: Smart casual
Inclusions: Afternoon tea and beverages

Spouse ticket cost: $25

Student delegates and doctors participating in our subsidise-a-student program will receive an invitation to attend this special reception.

Please note admittance to this event is limited strictly to all students and subsidise-a-student doctors. Interested spouses of sponsoring doctors are welcome to attend and tickets are available to them for purchase. This is a ticketed event.

RDAQ 2018 WELCOME RECEPTION
Time: 18:30 – 20:30
Venue: Trade Exhibit Plaza Foyer – BCEC
Dress: Smart casual
Inclusions: Light supper and beverages

Additional ticket cost: $70

Celebrate the official opening of the conference with drinks and a light supper. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet with colleagues, friends and trade representatives in an informal atmosphere.

Friday 8 June

RURAL WORKFORCE BREAKFAST
Time: 7:35 – 9:00
Venue: Plenary (P9-P11) – BCEC
Dress: Smart casual
Inclusions: Hot breakfast – seated

Additional ticket cost: $35

Our annual breakfast forum will address current workforce issues and recent research developments in rural and remote Queensland. The breakfast is included in delegates registration.
Please note: bookings are essential.

Friday 8 June

FRIDAY SOCIAL NIGHT
Time: 17:30 – 21:30
Venue: Podium Room – Rydges South Bank
Dress: 1969 – fancy dress
Inclusions: Buffet dinner (Cash bar available)

Additional ticket cost: $100

Join us on a groovy walk back in time. Take your inspiration from Woodstock, Apollo 11, Abbey Road, Sesame Street or the many other world changing events of 1969.
Our Friday night social is family friendly, with karaoke for the young and an open mic segment for the less young. Enjoy some fun arcade games, rave on or just hang loose!

Saturday 9 June

RDAQ AGM & BREAKFAST

Time: 7:30 – 8:30
Venue: Plenary (P9-P11) – BCEC
Dress: Smart casual
Inclusions: Hot breakfast – seated

Additional Ticket Cost: $35

RDAQ’s annual breakfast is included in delegate registration. RDAQ will present on the Association’s key achievements and performance over the last year and priority strategies for the year ahead. Please note: bookings are essential.

RDAQ 2018 DAVID HORN MEMORIAL GALA DINNER & AWARDS

Time: 18:30 – midnight
Venue: Boulevard Room – BCEC
Dress: Black Tie / Formal
Inclusions: Pre-gala drinks and canapes, dinner, beverages and entertainment

Additional ticket cost: (from) $175

The annual David Horn memorial gala dinner and awards on Saturday night is the highlight of the weekends networking events.
Join us on a fiery adventure full of delicious food and good company. Sing along to the essential Rural Rednecks and dance the rest of the night away to great entertainment.