Please ask any questions you have.



As we get new questions from members we will add them and the answers on this page.


How will COVID affect the conference?

This conference will be 100% compliant with any government mandates regarding events.

If we need to cancel the event we will refund all ticketholders the ticket price through EventBrite.

How do I get to Cairns?


Cairns Airport services most locations around Australia, and is also an International hub for entry from PNG into Australia.


The Spirit of Queensland runs between Brisbane and Cairns. This train route also supports pensioner discounts.


Bring the caravan and stay a while!


Can my family or friends come to watch me in a contest?

Yes absolutely! The more the merrier!

There is no cost for friends and family to watch you in a contest.

You will need to let us know how many people are coming so that we can make sure there is a seat available for them. Email the convenor on

Is a layby system available for tickets?

Not direct from the committee, however if you choose to pay with Paypal you can pay off your tickets in 4 installments.

How can attendees advise food allergies and special dietary preferences?

Please email the convenor on