Other family-related conferences

National and international conferences and events related to family research, policy and practice. For information about these events, please contact the respective conference organisers.

Please contact us if you would like to add a conference to this list.

2015    August | September | October | November | December

2016    January | February | March | May | June | July | September | October



TheMHS Conference - The Mental Health Services Conference 
Canberra, ACT
25-28 August

Australasian Council on Women and Policing 
Sydney, NSW
31 August - 3 September


International Society for Child Indicators Conference new
Cape Town, South Africa
2-4 September

International Evaluation Conference 
Melbourne, Vic
5-9 September

European Conference on Domestic Violence 
Belfast, Northern Ireland 
6-9 September

International Federation of Social Workers European Conference
Edinburgh, UK
6-9 September

Population Health Congress 
Hobart, Tas
6-9 September

European Conference on Developmental Psychology 
Braga, Portugal
8-12 September

Asia Pacific Autism Conference 
Brisbane, Qld
9-11 September

FWSA Conference : Everyday Encounters with Violence: Critical Feminist Perspectives
Leeds, UK
9-11 September

3rd International Indigenous Social Work Conference (3IISWC) 
Darwin, NT
14-17 September

National Domestic and Aboriginal Family Violence Conference
Adelaide, SA
15-16 September

SNAICC Conference 
Perth, WA
15-17 September

Sexual Violence Research Initiative International Conference 
Stellenbosch, South Africa
15-17 September

Victorian Homelessness Conference
Melbourne, Vic
17-18 September

Linking gerontology and geriatrics
Tulsa, USA
24-25 September

ISPCAN (International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect) European Regional Conference
Bucharest, Romania
27-30 September

Early Start Conference 
Wollongong, NSW
28-30 September

National Indigenous Men's Conference 
Darwin, NT
28-30 September

National Indigenous Women's Conference 
Darwin, NT
28-30 September

Australian Social Policy Conference 
Kensington, NSW
28-30 September

Australian Psychological Society Annual Conference 
Gold Coast, Qld
29 September - 2 October

Return Based Accountability Australia Summit new
Sydney, NSW
29 September - 1 October


Advanced Issues in Child Custody Evaluation, Litigation and Settlement
Washington DC, USA
1-3 October

Youth for Change: creating a better future 
Brisbane, Qld
2-4 October

National Indigenous Say No to Domestic Violence Conference: Focus on a Brighter Future 
Gold Coast, Qld
7-9 October

Ending domestic and family violence conference: taking the next steps
Melbourne, Vic
14-15 October

International Health and Wealth Conference (IHW) 
Algarve, Portugal
15-17 October

Collaborative Family Healthcare Association's 17th Annual Conference 
Portland, USA
15-17 October

International Society for Quality of Life Studies Conference
Phoenix, USA
15-17 October

Australian Men's Shed Association 6th National Conference 
Newcastle, NSW
17-20 October

Family Day Care Australia Conference   
Sydney, NSW
21-25 October

New World Conference: Disability in the 21st century new
Brisbane, QLD
27-29 October

National Housing Conference 
Perth, WA
28-30 October

NSW Youth Work Conference
Sydney, NSW
28-30 October

International Life Course Conference
Brisbane, QLD
28-31 October

From Inquiry to Action: Research, Policy and Action Conference new
Melbourne, Vic
29-30 October

Australian Association for Infant Mental Health National Conference new
Perth, WA
29-31 October


World Conference on Women's Shelters 
The Hague, The Netherlands
3-6 November

ANZATSA 7th Biennial International Reseach Theory & Practice Conference 
Melbourne, Vic
4-6 November

FECCA 2015 National Biennial Conference – Multiculturalism in Action: Building a better future for all Australians 
Sydney, NSW
5-6 November

Annual Scientific Alcohol and Drug Conference 
Perth, WA
8-11 November

International Foster Care Organisation Conference
Sydney, NSW
8-11 November

Australian Long-Term Unemployment Conference 
Melbourne, Vic
9-10 November

Family Relationship Services Australia Conference 
Brisbane, QLD
10-12 November

Hospital in the Home conference
Sydney, NSW
11-13 November

Youth Health Conference
Melbourne, VIC
11-13 November

NCFR Annual Conference : Conflict, Violence and War: Family Risks and Resilience 
Vancouver, Canada
11-14 November

Improving Healthcare International Convention 
Melbourne, Vic
16-18 November

Second National Complex Needs Conference  
Canberra, ACT
17-18 November

Rights of the Child Consumer new
Sydney, NSW
20 November

TASA Conference: Neoliberalism and contemporary challenges for the Asia-Pacific 
Cairns, Qld
23-26 November

Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology Conference
Adelaide, SA
25-27 November 

National Association for Gambling Studies Conference
Adelaide, SA
25-27 November

AASW National Symposium Social Workers as Leaders and Change Agents 
Sydney, NSW
27-28 November

Law & Society Association of Australia Conference
Adelaide, SA
30 November - 2 December


National Indigenous Health Conference 
Cairns, Qld
1-3 December

Zero to three : National Training Institute event for Early Childhood Professionals
Seattle, USA
2-4 December

Stop Domestic Violence Conference
Canberra, ACT
7-9 December



Second International Conference on Loss, Bereavement and Human Resilience
Eilat, Israel
12-14 January


4th National Elder Abuse Conference
Melbourne, Vic
23-25 February


24th World Family Therapy Congress 
Kona, Hawaii
30 March-2 April


Life History Conference
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
25-28 May


Second Biennial International Childhood Trauma Conference
Melbourne, Vic
6-10 June


The 24th Biennial Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development 
Vilnius, Lithuania
10-14 July


Early Childhood Intervention Australia Conference
Melbourne, Vic
8-10 September

International Marcé Society Biennial Scientific Conference
Melbourne, Vic
26-28 September


Australian Implementation Conference
Melbourne, Vic
5-6 October

Please note: We have obtained this information from a variety of sources and cannot guarantee the accuracy of dates or other content.

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