Past Conferences

2016 - Parramatta, Sydney 17 - 21 October, "Forging Links: people, systems, archives", Parkroyal Parramatta, Sydney, NSW

2015 - Hobart, Tasmania 18-21 August, “Archives on the Edge” Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart.

2014 - Christchurch, New Zealand (in partnership with ARANZ) 30 September-3 October, “Connecting: Past, Present and Future”, Rydges, Latimer Square, Christchurch.

2013 - Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 15-18 October, “Archives: The Future”, Museum of Australian Democracy, Parkes.

2012 - No ASA Conference was held in 2012 in lieu of the International Congress on Archives Conference, Brisbane, Queensland

2011 - 1st ASA Symposium, Sydney, New South Wales 20 October, “Archiving the Iconic”, Crystal Palace, Luna Park, Sydney.

2010 - Melbourne, Victoria 12-17 October, “Future Proof: Resilient Archives 2020 and Beyond”, Rydges Hotel, Melbourne.

2009 - Brisbane, Queensland (in partnership with ARANZ and PARBICA)14-17 October, “Voyaging Together: Memory, Integrity, Sustainability”, Sofitel Brisbane Hotel, Brisbane.

2008 - Perth, Western Australia 6-9 August, “Archives: Discovery and Exploration”, Parmelia Hilton Hotel, Perth.

2007 - Alice Springs, 22-25 August, “Initiatives, Ideas and Interactions: Sharing Our Story”, Alice Springs Convention Centre, Alice Springs.

2006 - Port Macquarie, 18-21 October, “Connections and Conversations: Archives at Work”, Port Macquarie Panthers and Quality Resort Sails, Port Macquarie.

2005 - Wellington, NZ (in partnership with ARANZ), 6-8 October, “Archives & Communities”, Wellington Town Hall, Wellington.

2004 - Canberra, 15-18 September, “Challenges in the Field”, Bradman Pavilion, Manuka.

2003 - Adelaide, 17-20 September, “GLAM: Galleries, Libraries, Archives & Museums”, Hilton Hotel, Adelaide.

2002 - Sydney, 13-17 August, “Past Caring?: What does society expect of archivists?”, Manly Pacific Hotel, Manly.

2001 - Hobart, 2-5 September, Joint ASA & RMAA Conference, “Convergence 2001: Recordkeeping in a Digital Age”, Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart.

2000 - Melbourne, 17-19 August, “Beyond the Screen: Capturing Corporate and Social Memory”, Dallas Brooks Centre, East Melbourne.

1999 - Brisbane, 29-31 July, “Archives at Risk: Accountability, Vulnerability and Credibility”, Sheraton Hotel, Brisbane.

1998 - Fremantle, 6-8 August, “Place, Interface and Cyberspace: Archives at the Edge”, Esplanade Hotel, Fremantle.

1997 - Adelaide, 24-26 July, “Archives and Reform: Preparing for Tomorrow”, Hindley Parkroyal Hotel, Adelaide.

1996 - Alice Springs, 24-25 May, “Archives at the Centre”, Alice Springs Plaza Hotel, Alice Springs.

1995 - Canberra, 27-29 July, “Archivists – The Image and Future of the Profession”, Hyatt Hotel, Canberra.

1994 - Townsville, 9-11 May, “Archives in the Tropics”, Sheraton Breakwater Casino Hotel, Townsville.

1993 - Melbourne, 18-19 June, “Responsible Recordkeeping Future Directions”, Hilton Hotel, East Melbourne.

1992 - Wagga Wagga, 28-30 May, “Archives in Australia: Past, Present, Future: Analyses”, Convention Centre, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga.

1991 - Sydney, 11-16 June, “Documenting Modern Society”, Sheraton Wentworth Hotel, Sydney.

1989 - Hobart, 2-6 June, (no theme), Sheraton Hotel, Hobart.

1987 - Perth, 21-25 April, “The National and International Environment”, Alexander Library Building, Perth.

1985 - Canberra, 5-8 July, (no theme), Ainslie Hotel, Braddon.

1983 - Adelaide, 20-23 May, “Future Trends”, Grosvenor Hotel, Adelaide.

1981 - Melbourne, 22-26 May, “Promoting the better use of archives in Australia”, Trinity College, University of Melbourne, Parkville.

1979 - Sydney, 18-22 May, (no theme), International House, University of Sydney, Sydney.

1977 - Canberra, 13-15 May, “Documenting the National Experience: The Archival Role”, Burgmann College, Australian National University, Canberra.

1975 - Canberra, 4-6 April, (no theme, held in conjunction with the Inaugural meeting), University House, Australian National University.