Cost & Registration

Registration for the conference is expected to open in May 2017.

Australian coastal society membership

Are you interested in coastal management and sustainability? Do you want to make a real world difference for Australia’s coast?

By becoming a member you will have access to professional development opportunities and Australia’s coastal management network. We believe that everyone can do something about a local coastal issue or contribute to national conversations about coastal management.

What you will receive: members receive quarterly newsletters, weekly news updates, discounted conferences, mentoring opportunities and direct connections with Australia’s coastal management network.

Membership types and fees are as follows:

  • Individual – Anyone who is involved or interested in getting involved with coastal management (e.g. community members or coastal professionals)
    • 1 year – $35
    • 2 years – $60
    • 3 years – $90
  • Affiliate (Organisation) – $100 pa – (e.g. local coastal councils, universities, research centres, consultancies)
  • Community Organisation – $75 pa – (e.g. Coastcare groups, coastal NFPs)
  • Student – $10 pa (please send a copy of your current student card with your application as proof of your student status)

Memberships can be processed online by following the link or alternatively filled out the ACS membership form and email to

For Postal Memberships, you can download, complete and return the membership form to become a member (note – this option does take considerably longer to process your membership).

For ONLINE direct debit payment (NB: there is a Paypal option) please follow these steps: Use your online banking program to transfer membership subscription to the Australian Coastal Society Ltd Account. BSB: 034 002 Account Number: 207940. Please include your name when transferring money so that we have a record of who has transfened funds and complete and return this form to register your membership. Record your receipt number and date when the on-line banking transaction is completed.

For payment by cheque please complete the form and send with a cheque made payable to: Australian Coastal Society Ltd. PO BOX 1984 Bondi Junction NSW 1355 Sydney

Please note: all members aged 30 or under have direct access to and can get involved with the younger Australian Coastal Society

For any questions about membership please contact the Memberships Officer at

For further information visit the Australian Coastal Society website.