Marine & Freshwater Student Symposium

Fifth Marine & Freshwater Student Symposium

Friday 18th – Sunday 20th May 2018

Moreton Bay Research Station, North Stradbroke Island


Connect with fellow post-grad students, practice presenting your research, and learn essential career skills.



Program to come.

A line-up of some of Australia’s leading marine scientist will share with us their tips to success.



About Stradbroke Island

  • Moreton Bay Research Station is located at Dunwich on North Stradbroke Island

  • Easily accessible from Brisbane Airport by train & ferry (or about 1.5 hours by car)

  • It is a unique 27,700 hectare sand island, and the surrounding waters support an incredibly diverse range of terrestrial, coastal and marine ecosystem


Registration opens in February 2018 



Cost (approx.)

Includes ALL accommodation & meals

Honours $125.00 / $183.47
PhD $150.00 / $209.54

* Note: AMSA Student Membership is only $39, click here to join




Travel Grants

AMSA QLD will provide a subsidy for groups of students to travel from their universities to Cleveland to meet the ferry. Contact Sheridan Rabbitt for more information (sheridan_rabbitt(at)




More Information

Keen an eye on the AMSA facebook page


Contact Event Coordinator Sheridan Rabbitt (sheridan_rabbitt (at)




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