Social Program

An excellent program of Social Functions has been put together for the Meeting that promises delegates a tantalizing taste of some of the great locations, food and wines of Sydney and Australia

The following events are included in the registration fee for delegates and accompanying persons. If you require additional tickets please complete your registration form.

Sunday 11 April 2010

Town HallWelcome Reception

Time: 1830–2030
Location: Sydney Town Hall

An invitation is extended to all delegates and registered accompanying persons to attend the official Welcome Reception. This is an excellent opportunity to renew old friendships and make new acquaintances as we welcome you to Sydney with delicious canapés and refreshments

Additional Tickets: $85.00

Directions from Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre to Town Hall

Friday 16 April 2010

FIG Farewell Reception

Time: 1600-1700
Location: Parkside Foyer, Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre

Delegates and exhibitors are invited to farewell the Congress and its host city in an informal environment. Join us as we toast to a successful Congress.

Additional Tickets: $50.00

Optional Social Program

The following events are not included in the registration fee for delegates and accompanying persons. If you require tickets to these events please complete the section on the online form.

Monday 12 April 2010

FIG Foundation Dinner

Time: 1900 – 2200
Location: Captain Cook Cruises

Guests are invited to dine on stunning Sydney Harbour, cruising by such icons as the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Join us for an enchanting scenic cruise whilst enjoying a three course meal complemented by Australian wines, beers and assorted soft drinks.

Cost: A$180.00 (includes donation to FIG Foundation)

Directions from Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre to Wharf 8

Wednesday 14 April 2010

Home Visits

Time: 1900 - 2230
Location: within 1 hour of Sydney CBD

Come and experience some Aussie hospitality when you visit the home of an Australian surveyor living in the Sydney region. Aussies are renowned for their friendly outdoor Barbeques which would include some of the best food Australia has on offer, all in a relaxed atmosphere where you will get to swap stories and experiences with your hosts and other international colleagues. The name and address of your host for a Home Visit will be sent to you closer to the commencement of the Congress.

Cost: A$50.00

Thursday 15 April 2010

Gala Dinner

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Time: 1900 – 2300
Location: Dockside, Cockle Bay

This stunning venue is perfectly positioned above the busy Darling Harbour waterfront within easy walking distance of the Congress venue and is destined to be the social highlight of the Congress. The Gala Dinner will feature an unique opportunity to immerse yourself in a social experience that this harbour side city is so famous for: fabulous food & beverages in a beautiful and relaxed environment, all under one roof.

Cost: A$165

Directions from Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre to Dockside


The services specified in the social program are available at the time of writing. However, in the event that any service(s) become unavailable or minimum numbers are not met. Tour Hosts Corporate and Special Events reserves the right to alter or cancel the event.


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Important Dates

Standard Registration: 8 March 2010
Late Registration: After 8 March 2010
Accommodation: Deposit non refundable at 08 March 2010
A minimum one night’s deposit must be paid or credit card details given at time of booking to guarantee reservation.

Final Invitation Brochure

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Promotional Video

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