Eradicate addiction by empowering prevention, treatment and recovery.

At the Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference, you have access to the latest research, projects, programs and strategies to help meet the diverse and complex needs of your clients.

Join addiction-focused professionals for three days of live keynote sessions, 50+ breakout sessions, interactive exhibitor hall, practical workshops, virtual resources, networking opportunities, and so much more.

Educational Sessions

International &
National Expert Speakers

Towards CPD Credits

Exhibitor Displays

A Comprehensive Addiction Education & Networking Event

Led by multi-disciplinary experts, the 2021 Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference offers a three-day program of innovative treatment strategies, current evidence-based findings and lived experience speakers.

Network with colleagues, co-workers and fellow professionals facing the same treatment, recovery and prevention challenges.

Keynote Speakers

Ms Selah Hart

Chief Executive Officer, Hāpai te Hauora

Mr Antony Loewenstein

Journalist & Author, Pills, Powder and Smoke: Inside the Bloody War on Drugs

Dr. Sharon Ponniah

Health & Wellbeing Director, PwC Australia

Professor Judith Grisel

Behavioural Neuroscientist, Bucknell University

Mr Simon Fenech

Operations manager of Fruit2Work and author of Breaking Good

 Dr Jeremy Hayllar

Panel Member

Clinical Director, Metro North Queensland

Rev Tim Costello AO

Chief Advocate, Alliance for Gambling Reform

Dr Nicole Lee

Keynote Panel Member

Founder and CEO, 360Edge

Ms Mary Fenech

Nurse Practitioner, Queensland Injectors Health Network (QuIHN)

Conjoint Prof Adrian Dunlop

School of Medicine and Public Health, Director Drug & Alcohol Clinical Services, Hunter New England Local Health District, Drug & Alcohol Clinical Research & Improvement Network Member, NSW

Mr Tony Clarkson

Panel Member

Principal Clinical Advisor, Victorian Responsible Gambling Foundation

Mr Scott Wilson

Panel Member

CEO, Aboriginal Drug & Alcohol Council SA

2021: Exploring a System Reboot in Addiction Prevention, Treatment and Recovery

Education & Prevention

Evaluating, Diagnosing & Treating Addiction

 Journey of Recovery

Emerging Trends & Hot Topics

Who Should Attend?

  • Clinicians
  • Counsellors
  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • Nurses
  • Social Workers
  • Therapists
  • Case Managers
  • Mental Health Professionals

2021 Sponsors

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Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

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Bronze Sponsor

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2021 Exhibitors

Event Health & Safety Measures

Find out what we’re doing to create a safe and healthy environment for all attendees to connect, learn and network at the 2021 Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference.

Download our COVID-Safe Plan here.

Registration Options


2-Day | From $999.09+ GST

2-day conference program
Networking function
9 keynote presentations
Over 40 concurrent presentations
Conference exhibition
Catering (morning & afternoon tea, lunch)
Conference handbook
Access to the exclusive conference app
Hours towards CPD points
Certificate of attendance
All inclusions of the virtual package
Special accommodation rates at JW Marriott Gold Coast Resort & Spa
BONUS: Chance to win great prizes



From $299+ GST

All plenary sessions live streamed via OnAIR platform (including all concurrent sessions that are held in the plenary room)
Live Q&A opportunities for all plenary sessions
Access to all concurrent sessions via the online resource centre (provided 5 business days post-event)
Access to exhibitors via digital platform
Hours towards CPD points
Certificate of attendance
Options to extend access will also be made available after 30 days.


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