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Social Activities

Pre-Conference Ice Breaker

River View Room 4 • Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre

Sunday, 21 October • 1700-1900

Cost: Free for full conference registrants
AUD 80 for 1-day and non-registrants/partners

All full conference registrants are invited to attend the Ice Breaker with their partners on Sunday, 21 October. This is a great way to relax on a Sunday afternoon, and also provide an excellent opportunity to catch up with industry friends and colleagues.

Dress Code: Smart Casual

Conference Dinner

(Jointly held with the annual Western Australian Section Ball)

BelleVue Ballroom • Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre

Tuesday, 23 October • 1900-2330


  • SPE Member - AUD 130 per person
  • Nonmember - AUD 180 per person

Tour Packages

Tours are optional and guests may obtain further information and make direct reservations at the tour desk of Wel-Travel Australia at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre. Tours can also be booked in advance through telephone or e-mail at:

Wel-Travel Australia
Tel.: 61.8.9221.2688; Fax: 61.8.9221.3267
Email: info@weltravel.com or operations@weltravel.com

Please quote ‘SPE Asia Pacific Oil & Gas Conference and Exhibition” when making your tour booking.

Full Day Pinnacle Tour, Sand Boarding and 4WD Drive with Picnic Lunch
Explore the world renowned Pinnacles Desert, an amazing moon like landscape. Experience off road driving and sand boarding on huge white sand dunes and see wildlife up close.

Full Day Margaret River, Cave, Wine Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and Busselton Jetty with Picnic Lunch
Busselton Jetty – the longest wooden jetty in the southern hemisphere Margaret River Winery, including a wine tasting.
Mammoth Cave – a guided tour of the limestone caves Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse, the dividing point between the Southern and Indian oceans.
Margaret River Township – free time to explore the quaint but chic specialty stores Boranup Forest - home to the karri tree.

Full Day Perth, Fremantle and Swan Valley Tour
Kings Park Botanic Gardens – see boab trees, view the Perth city skyline from the Tree Top Walkway.
Fremantle – explore this historical port by the Swan River.
Swan River Cruise – there is an option to cruise back along the Swan River from Fremantle.
Swan Valley – Australia's oldest wine growing region. There is also stop at an outlet of the Margaret River Chocolate Company
Wine Tasting – taste the local produce at Sandalford Wines.
Caversham Wildlife Park - see koalas, kangaroos and an Australian farm show, including sheep shearing and whip cracking.

Full Day Wave Rock with Picnic Lunch
Journey through the wheat belt region to Wave Rock, one of Australia's incredible natural monuments. Visit the historic township of York and view other significant geological formations of the area.

Rockingham Shoalwater Safari
A 90-minute cruise on adventure boat to see sea lions and dolphins, visit the penguin feeding at discovery center, free and leisure on Penguin Island.

Discovery Rottnest Island Tour with Lunch
Enjoy a break taking train ride to Oliver Hill and be guided on a tour of the massive 9.2 inch diameter gun and tunnel system that forms part of Rottnest’s military herigate complete with morning tea and lunch.