Mine Closure 2019 Attendee Portal

Thank you for registering to attend the 13th International Conference on Mine Closure.


Conference Venue

The Westin Perth

480 Hay Street, Perth, Western Australia, 6000
Phone: +61 8 6559 1888
Web: www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/perwi-the-westin-perth/


Welcome Function

The ACG invites delegates to enjoy a welcome drink the evening prior to the conference. Please join us in the exhibition area on level two of The Westin Perth from 17:30, Monday 2 September.



There is a discounted rate at The Westin Perth for Mine Closure 2019 Conference delegates of A$255 per night between Thursday 29 August and Sunday 8 September 2019.

Click here to book your accommodation at the discounted rate.


Car Parking and Transport

The cost for valet parking at The Westin Perth is A$55 per vehicle, per day.

Wilson operates The Westin Perth Car Park at 480 Hay Street, Perth, and prices start from A$10. There are a number of other Wilson Car Parks nearby, please click here for details. 

Public Transport

Within the central city boundaries Transperth operates free CAT buses. Information avalable at



There are a number of taxi and ride-share companies operating in Perth. Use TaxiFare Calculator as a guide on pricing.


Conference Papers

Conference papers are freely available at the ACG’s Online Repository at papers.acg.uwa.edu.au/mc2019 from Monday 26 August 2019.

We recommend you bring along a tablet, should you wish to review the papers during the event.


Contact the ACG for Further Details

Australian Centre for Geomechanics
Tel: +61 8 6488 3300
info-acg@uwa.edu.au I www.acg.uwa.edu.au


Event Manager

Josephine Ruddle
Event Manager
Mobile: +61 409 118 003
Email: josephine.ruddle@uwa.edu.au

Conference Mobile App

A mobile event app is available for Mine Closure 2019.

Click here to download to app to your mobile device

If you do not wish to use the mobile app, you can still access all of the information via the online version at https://crowd.cc/mineclosure2019

The mobile app will allow you to:

  • keep up-to-date with any last minute programme changes
  • submit questions to presenters through the app during sessions
  • put together your own schedule from the available streams
  • make contact with other conference delegates through the app
  • and many more interactive features.



The registration desk is located in the function corridor on level two, just outside the lift foyer.

Pre-registration 17:00, Monday 2 September 2019.

Main registrations 07:00 to 07:50, Tuesday 3 September 2019


Conference Timings*

Day One – Tuesday 3 September 2019

Programme commences:            8:00

Programme concludes:               17:50

Day Two – Wednesday 4 September 2019

Programme commences:             8:00

Programme concludes:                18:00

Day Three – Thursday 5 September 2019

Programme commences:             8:00

Closing address:                          17:40


Conference Programme*

View the current programme here.


Conference Dinner – SOLD OUT

Date:      Wednesday 4 September 2019
Venue:    Frasers’ Restaurant at Kings Park, Fraser Avenue, WEST PERTH WA
Time:      18:30 pre-drinks, 19:00 seated for dinner
Dress:     Smart casual

Please advise the ACG of any special dietary requirements by 23 August 2019.

A bus will be leaving The Westin Perth at 18:00 and returning to The Westin, departing Frasers Kings Park at 22:15 and 22:30

If you are driving please see map below.

*Subject to change

Conference Dinner Venue

Fraser’s Restaurant, Kings Park