This year's conference of the Australian Linguistic Society, hosted by the University of South Australia, promises to deliver a range of engaging presentations and workshops from leading academics in the field of linguistics. In addition to hearing from world-class speakers, there will be plenty of opportunities to socialise, network and discuss the latest research developments across our social events, beginning with the welcome reception on Sunday evening. Register now and we look forward to seeing you there!

ALS Annual Conference 2018 registration has officially closed. Should you have any query, please contact Angela Louise Osborn via


Full Conference  
Early bird standard (End Sunday 21st Oct) $250
Early bird concession (full-time student / unwaged) (End Sun 21 Oct) $180
Standard Price (after Sunday 21st Oct)  
Standard $310
Concession (full-time student / unwaged) $220
One Day Attendance  
Standard $110
Concession (full-time student / unwaged) $80
Conference dinner  
Standard $83
Concession $70
Pre-conference workshops Free

Note: Early bird prices end on Sunday 21st October 2018. 

Student Conference Attendance Support 

A grant of $500 is available to support student attendance at the ALS Annual Conference. The students who satisfy the following criteria can apply the bursary. 

  • The applicant must be enrolled at a University.
  • The applicant must be a financial member of ALS at the date of submission of the application. 
  • The applicant must have received an offer to present at the ALS Annual Conference. 
  • If the conference is to be held at a site in a metropolitan area, then the applicant may not be a resident of that metropolitan area. 

Note: Applications close on Sunday 21 October.

Cancellation Policy

There is a cancellation fee of $75 for full conference registrations cancelled prior to the cut-off date of Monday 3 December (with the remaining registration fee refunded). There will be no refunds for cancellations of single-day registrations. There will be no refunds for cancellations after the cut-off date. 


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