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Mycology MasterClass VIII

26-28 October, 2017 
Mantra on Salt Beach, Kingscliff, Tweed Coast, NSW.

The Mycology MasterClass is held every 2 years and is internationally recognised as a valuable and prestigious advanced training program in medical mycology.

It attracts significant demand for places and will once again reflect current clinical and laboratory practice with a program of lectures and problem based learning exercises. The program has been formulated by ANZMIG and is a consensus of the most topical issues in mycology selected by the key Australasian opinion leaders in this field.

Special discount registration fees will be available to financial members of the Australian Society for Microbiology (ASM), Australian Society for Infectious Diseases (ASID) and Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand (HSANZ). Registration includes conference sessions, catering on each day, and a social function in the evenings.

Numbers are limited to 80 places.

Convenor Dr Sarah Kidd
National Mycology Reference Centre 
Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 
SA Pathology Frome Road Adelaide SA 5000
Final Program Download Final Program PDF
Online Registrations

The Mycology Masterclass is now full. However, if you would like to be placed on the waiting list for any places that may become available, please register here.

Secretariat: TMP Contact: Lesley Woods,
Venue Mantra on Salt Beach,
Gunnamatta Avenue, Kingscliff, Tweed Coast, NSW.
The Mantra is only 15 minutes from Coolangatta airport and regular hotel transfers are available.

Coolangatta Airport to Mantra on Salt, Kingscliff , Gold Coast Airport Transfers by bus are $20 one way, or Salt Transfers:,
Taxis costs between $40-$50 up to 4 passengers

Cancellation of Registration Cancellation must be made in writing to The Meeting People - For cancellations received by 25th August 2017, there will be a refund of total fees less AUD110 administration charge. Cancellations received after 25th August 2017, as well as ‘no show’ are liable for the full registration fee.  Substitute delegates will be accepted, any changes must be in writing. 
- Mantra on Salt Beach

Accommodation bookings are to be made direct with Mantra on Salt Beach:

Phone – 02 6670 5000
Email –

Details required: 
Name, contact details, IN/OUT dates
Promo code: MMC82017

Reservations will be subject to availability at the time of booking. 
Hotel Room (incl Breakfast for 1 Guest) $165 pn
Hotel Room/Twin (incl Breakfast for 2 Guests) $185 pn
1 Bedroom Spa suite (incl Breakfast for 1 Guest) $185 pn
1 Bedroom Spa Suite (incl Breakfast for 2 Guests) $205 pn
2 Bedroom Spa Suite (incl Breakfast for 2 Guests) $285 pn

These rates will only be available until 30 days (25/9/17) out from arrival.  Once we are inside 30 days prior to arrival the rates will be quoted to guests as per the website as the group rates will no longer be available. 
Booking early is essential.

Daylight Saving

Also a reminder that day light saving will be in effect during the MasterClass; ie Coolangatta will be on QLD time and Kingscliff is on NSW Time, 1 hour difference.

The Mycology MasterClass is organised under the auspices of ANZMIG (Australian & New Zealand Mycoses Interest Group, Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases).

School of Biological Sciences



Dr David Ellis