2017 Social Functions

A full registration to Corrosion & Prevention 2017 includes the following social functions (with the exception of the ACA Foundation Fundraising Event) which is an optional extra for delegates:

Welcome FunctionDolton House Jones Bay Wharf
Doltone House Jones Bay Wharf (South Pier)
Sunday 12 November
6:30 – 9:30pm
A three hour cocktail function

Exhibition Opening Function
Monday 13 November
5.30 – 7pm
ICC Sydney (The Gallery)

ACA Foundation Fundraising Event
Monday, 13 November
7.30 – 11pm
Cohibar Lounge & Terrace, Watershed Hotel, Darling Harbour
Cost – $155 – Please note this function is not included in the Conference Registration Fee

Join us for the ACA Foundation fundraising event.  Enjoy an evening of fun with DJ, deluxe beverages, premium canapes and the chance to catch up with friends and colleagues in a relaxed and welcoming environment. Located upstairs at the Watershed Hotel, Darling Harbour, Cohibar Lounge and Terrace offer panoramic views encompassing the city skyline and Cockle Bay. You can have a great evening of conversation, food, drinks and music and contribute to the Foundation’s fundraising at the same time.

All attendees at C&P 2017 are welcome to register for this event.

In addition, a Silent Auction will also be conducted in the lead up the C&P2017 via the Conference App to raise funds for the ACA Foundation.  Further details to be advised once available.

ACA Awards Dinner
Tuesday 14 November
7:00pm – midnight
A five hour three course sit down dinner
ICC Sydney (Grand Ballroom)
Sponsored by

Farewell Function
Wednesday 15 November
4:00 – 6:00pm
A two hour cocktail function
ICC Sydney (Cockle Bay Room Foyer)

Separate tickets can also be purchased for the above events. Please refer to the registration web page for costs and to purchase these online.

The following events are included in a full conference registration but are by invitation only or delegates attending the YCG event need to meet criteria below to attend.  

First Time Conference Attendees Function
Sunday 12 November
5.30 – 6.30pm
Venue: Doltone House
Jones Bay Wharf (South Pier)
Sponsored by


Young Corrosion Group
The Young Corrosion Group (YCG) was set up to organise and run events of interest and value to young corrosionists and those new to the corrosion industry.  The YCG provides a platform of access to information and networks which are of benefit to personal, professional or business development.

Join other Young Corrosionists at The Watershed Hotel in the heart of Darling Harbour, for a fun filled night.

The venue boasts unrivalled views of the dazzling city skyline & Sydney Harbour. Network with like-minded peers and develop professional connections to enhance your corrosion career.

Monday 13 November
Time: 6.30 – 9.30pm
Venue: The Watershed Hotel
Sponsored by