This year the Constructing Our World conference will run a Pre-Conference day on 18 September featuring Building Tours of Sydney as well as a Post Conference Tour to Newcastle and Hunter Valley on 21 September. The main conference program will then run over 19-20 September.


Registration types and inclusions

Full registrations: includes entry to all conference sessions, conference catering and the Welcome Reception. Tickets to the Pre and Post -Conference Day Tours and Dinner are an additional cost.


Day registrations: include entry to the conference sessions and conference catering for the selected day only. Tickets to the Pre and Post -Conference Day Tours, Welcome Reception and Dinner are an additional cost. Please note, discounted rates do not apply to day registrations.


Corporate pass: This pass is a fully transferable ticket between different employees of the same company. One employee at a time can use the pass to attend:

  • All Conference sessions on Thursday and Friday
  • National Awards Dinner and
  • Welcome Reception.

The pass will be registered under the company name with all employee names provided. There is no limit on how many your company can purchase.


Day and Dinner pass – Purchase the Day and Dinner ticket and attend the conference on Thursday or Friday and celebrate the best in the building industry at the National Awards Dinner.

  • Special Member rate – $725
  • Special Non-Member rate – $800

(Does not include the Welcome Reception) 


Pre-Conference Building Tours: Sydney is one of the most spectacular cities in the world. The conference will be running a series of Pre-Conference city tours on 18 September giving delegates an exclusive behind-the-scenes look into some of Sydney’s most iconic and innovative buildings. Tours will run from 9am – 5pm approx and will include bus transfers and lunch. Individual tickets are $110 and delegates can select from one of four tours. See more here


Post Conference Day Tour: Departing the Four Seasons Hotel you will travel  to Newcastle CBD. Visit the  HIEX Hotel followed by a short walking tour of the rapidly transforming ‘West-End’ precinct, travel on the $300 million light rail to the beach with a snapshot look at the massive ‘East-End’ residential and retail development projects now underway. There will also be an afternoon trip to the Hunter Valley. Tickets are limited, see more here.


Member registration rates apply to all Australian Institute of Building, NZIOB, NIOB,  SIBL members.


To view all registration options and pricing, please see the table below. Please note all pricing is in Australian Dollars.

Full Registration - 18 - 20 September - Standard
National Awards Dinner - Member (additional cost to registration fee)
National Awards Dinner - Non Member (additional cost to registration fee
National Awards Dinner - Student (additional cost to registration fee
Corporate Day Pass, includes full access to conference and one (1) ticket to the Welcome Reception and one (1) ticket to the National Awards Dinner
Day Registration - 19 or 20 September - Standard
Member Thursday
Member Friday
Non-member Thursday
Non-member Friday
Student Thursday
Student Friday
Welcome Reception (additional cost for day registration)
Conference Dinner (additional cost to registration fee)
Member Day and Dinner Pass - includes access to conference on either Thursday or Friday and one (1) ticket to the National Awards Dinner. (Welcome Reception not included)
Non - Member Day and Dinner Pass - includes access to conference on either Thursday or Friday and one (1) ticket to the National Awards Dinner. (Welcome Reception not included
Pre-Conference Day Tours - 18 September
Tour One: Opera House and Barangaroo Towers
Tour Two: Barangaroo Towers and Frank Gehry UTS Building
Tour Three: Coal Loader Platform and Barangaroo Towers
Tour Four: Barangaroo Towers and Opera House
Post Conference Tour -21 September
Full Day tour ticket