ANZSGM ASM 2018 Cutting Edge: Optimising the Journey for Older Surgical Patients 27-29 June 2018 Sydney Australia

Conference Location

Sydney Harbour View

Darling Harbour, Sydney

Darling Harbour is one of the world’s great waterfront destination. With its spectacular harbour setting, it has many of Australia’s key tourist attractions and is also a favourite spot for locals to spend their time relaxing and celebrating. Have a walk around the Harbourside shops right next to ICC Sydney, or take a break at the many restaurants and bars.

Barangaroo, Sydney 

Just a short walk along the harbour will land you at the newly reopened Barangaroo precinct with a specially curated dining and shopping precinct. Barangaroo Reserve is Sydney’s newest Harbour Foreshore Park with never-seen-before views of the city’s iconic Harbour, featuring breathtaking lookouts, extensive walking and cycling trails, idyllic coves, picnic spots and places for quiet contemplation.


Have a look through our top ten areas to shop in Sydney!

Geriatrician's Top 10 Places to Shop in Sydney

Sydney is a mecca for shoppers with a range of shops, from souvenir stores to high street, as well as designer. Shopping hours operate between 9:00-5:30pm on Monday to Friday, with late night trading on Thursday to 9:00pm. Some popular shopping complexes are:

  • Pitt St Mall
  • The Strand Arcade
  • Queen Victoria Building
  • Harbourside Market City
  • Additionally, markets and boutiques can be found along the foreshores of Sydney’s famous beaches


Sydney offers a smorgasbord of dining options. Have a read through our top ten dining areas to explore, and some great coffee recommendations.

Geriatrician's Top 10 Places to Eat in Sydney 

Geriatrician's Coffee Guide to Sydney 

Bush Walking

Have a read through our bush walking recommendations!

Geriatrician's Walks in Sydney

More Things to do 

Sydney is known for its relaxed lifestyle, fantastic beaches and great weather. There are an abundance of activities to partake in whilst in Sydney, whether staying within the city or going for day trips to experience the Blue Mountains or Hunter Valley wine region.

Special Offers

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Weather / Climate

The average temperature in Sydney in the winter months of June through to August range from 8 to 18°C.

Important Dates


Notification of Abstracts:
April 2018

Close of Standard Registration:
Tuesday, 12 June 2018

27 - 29 June 2018


Host Organisation



Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine (ANZSGM)

145 Macquarie Street

Sydney NSW 2000, Australia

Tel: +61 2 9256 5460

Fax: +61 2 9241 3458



Twitter Conference Secretariat
International Conferences & Events (ICE) Pty Ltd

183 Albion Street, Surry Hills NSW 2010
Tel: +61 2 9368 1200
Fax: +61 2 9368 1500

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