ACGR coordinates regular meetings of graduate research leaders across Australian and New Zealand. These online and in-person forums are practical, stimulating and forward thinking. As well as sharing important operational practices and strategies amongst members, ACGR also creates opportunities for exchange and engagement among national and international experts.

Future Meetings

Meeting 1, 2023

ACGR National Meeting


The ACGR National Meeting will be held at Western Sydney University on April 27 and 28.


The meeting will be held at:

  • Level 9, Peter Shergold Building
    WSU Parramatta City Campus
    169 Macquarie Street, Parramatta

The conference dinner will be held at:

  • PARKROYAL Hotel Parramatta
    30 Phillip St, Parramatta NSW 2150


Further information pertaining to the agenda will be distributed shortly.


A maximum of three registrations are available for each Australian full member university and two delegates from associate and affiliate (international) member institutions. Please save these dates in your calendar as places are limited.


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Past Meetings and Papers

November 2022SuperFloor, Kambri Conference Centre, ANUAustralian National University
September 2022Online
April 2022OnlineACGR
November 2021OnlineACGR
April 2021OnlineACGR
November 2016PerthThe University of Western Australia
November 2020OnlineACGR
November 2019Innovation CampusUniversity of Wollongong
May 2019BrisbaneGriffith University
November 2018MelbourneDeakin University
April 2018AdelaideACGR Inc
November 2017Ho Chi Minh City, VietnamRMIT Vietnam
April 2017CairnsJames Cook University
April 2016AdelaideACGR Inc
November 2015CanberraUniversity of Canberra
April 2015SydneyUNSW Australia
Nov 2014 Melbourne RMIT University
May 2014 Adelaide UNSW Australia
Nov 2013 Hobart University of Tasmania
May 2013 The University of Queensland, Brisbane The University of Queensland
Nov 2012 Victoria University, Melbourne The University of Queensland Victoria University
Apr 2012 Stamford Grand Hotel, Glenelg The University of Queensland
Nov 2011 Dunedin, New Zealand University of Otago
May 2011 Perth Edith Cowan University
Nov 2010 Parramatta University of Western Sydney
Apr 2010 Stamford Grand Hotel, Glenelg University of Adelaide
Nov 2009 Tweed Heads Southern Cross University
Apr 2009 Melbourne The University of Melbourne
Nov 2008 Sydney University of New South Wales
Apr 2008 Stamford Grand Hotel, Glenelg University of Adelaide
Nov 2007 Auckland University of Auckland
Jun 2007 Rydges Tradewinds, Cairns James Cook University
Nov 2006 Hobart University of Tasmania
Apr 2006 Stamford Grand Hotel, Glenelg University of South Australia
Oct 2005 Perth University of Western Australia
May 2005 Rydges Southbank, Brisbane Griffith University
Oct 2004 Sydney University of Sydney
Apr 2004 Stamford Grand Hotel, Glenelg James Cook University
Nov 2003 Canberra University of Canberra
May 2003 Darwin Northern Territory University
Nov 2002 Melbourne Deakin University
Apr 2002 Adelaide The University of Queensland
Oct 2001 Canberra Australian National University
May 2001 Fremantle Edith Cowan University
Nov 1900 Hobart University of Tasmania
Apr 1900 Adelaide University of Southern Australia
Nov 1999 Canberra University of Canberra
Apr 1999 Melbourne University of Melbourne
Nov 1998 Camperdown University of Sydney
Apr 1998 Adelaide Adelaide University
Oct 1997 Mt Eliza Monash University
Apr 1997 Canberra Australian National University
Oct 1996 Brisbane The University of Queensland
Apr 1996 Adelaide Adelaide University
Nov 1995 Coogee University of New South Wales