Social Events | WCOA Sydney 2018 Accounting Conference

International Convention Centre, Sydney Australia  |  5-8 November 2018

Social and gala events

WCOA Launch Event

Date: Monday 5 November 2018; 5.00pm – 8.00pm

Location: Maritime Museum

Set on the beautiful Sydney Harbour at the world-renowned Maritime Museum, the launch event for WCOA is the perfect opportunity to meet and greet old colleagues and new, as well as to meet the organisers.

This is a cocktail event, with canapes, drinks and the superlative view over the picturesque Darling Harbour.

Cost: Included in registration fees for full congress delegates and accompanying person package. Additional and single tickets $100 per person.

Melbourne Cup Event

Date: Tuesday 6 November 2018; 2.30pm – 3.30pm

Location: Exhibition Hall, ICC Sydney

This is the race that stops the nation! Streamed in full in the exhibition hall, program sessions will not be scheduled during the race to ensure delegates get the full opportunity to experience this iconic Australian event.

Cost: Included in registration fees for full congress delegates, accompanying person package and Tuesday day delegates.

Social and gala events
WCOA Launch Event
Social and gala events
Melbourne Cup Event

Social Evening: Harbour Cruise - SOLD OUT

Date: Tuesday 6 November 2018; 6:30pm – 9:00pm

Location: Darling Harbour


This event has sold out. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, please complete the below form and you will be contacted if a space becomes available.


It’s time to set sail on a luxury cruise vessel around Sydney Harbour. You’ll be able to take in some of Australia’s most iconic sites, including the World Heritage-listed Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge. This is a cocktail event, and ticket prices include food, drinks and entertainment. Not to be missed.

Cost: $180 per person.

Gala Event

Date: Wednesday 7 November 2018; 7pm – late

Location: Grand Ballroom, ICC

This is the number one social event of the Congress, and is not to be missed! Join delegates, speakers, old friends and new for a unique Sydney-themed event that will take you on a sensory journey of Sydney from day to night.Food, drinks and entertainment are included.

Cost: Gala Event tickets and single tickets are $220 per person.

Social and gala events
Social Evening: Harbour Cruise
Social and gala events
Gala Event

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