CAUTHE 2023 Mid-year Meeting


A Panel and Q&A session titled CAUTHE’s Role in Shaping our TH&E Future and the 2023 Mid-year meeting of members were held from 10:00-14:00 (AEST) in Room A4:05, Southern Cross University, Gold Coast campus and online on Friday 28 July. 

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Program and agenda

Download Program and agenda 2023 Mid-Year Meeting


Thursday 27 July

  • 18:00 onwards Social dinner at North Kirra Surf Club, Pacific Parade (end of Lang Street), North Kirra QLD (at own cost)

Friday 28 July

  • 9:30-10:00 Registration
  • 10:00-11:00 Panel and Q&A Session: CAUTHE’s Role in Shaping our TH&E Future Download session notes
    • Panel Moderator: Prof Erica Wilson (Chair, CAUTHE)
    • Panel Members: Dr Anita Manfreda (Torrens University); Dr Aaron Tham (USC); Professor Candice Harris (AUT); Professor Perry Hobson (Breda University).
  • 11:00-11:30 Morning tea
  • 11:30-13:00 Mid-year meeting – ALL CAUTHE members invited
  • 13:00-14:00 Lunch
  • 14:00 -15:30 Executive [only] Strategy meeting

Times are Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)

Papers and reports

  1. Previous minutes 2022 Mid-Year Meeting
  2. Treasurer’s report – Prof Naomi Dale
  3. 2023 Conference report – Prof Kirsten Holmes
  4. 2023 PhD/ECR workshop report – Dr Diane Lee, Eunjung Kim, Dr Richard Aquino, Li Xie-Carson
  5. Membership and social media report – Penny Jose
  6. Fellows’ report – Prof Bob McKercher
  7. Special Interest Groups report – Dr Wendy Hillman
  8. CAUTHE 2025 Conference Bid – Prof Bob McKercher



The event is free to current Associate and Student members. If non-members wish to attend, there is a $50 charge to cover the catering cost, or $20 for online participation.

  • CAUTHE Associate and Student members: FREE
  • Non-CAUTHE members: In-person: $50 | Online: $20
  • Please contact the CAUTHE Secretariat for payment details

Venue, parking and access

Address: Gold Coast Airport, Terminal Dr, Bilinga QLD 4225 (Access via Terminal Drive, Gold Coast Airport).

Parking: Parking at the Gold Coast SCU Campus is free in the marked areas for CAUTHE event visitors. There will be no charge for parking, and no permits will be required. However, the date for this event falls within a teaching period, during which there may be limited parking on campus. All parking is on a search and find basis and there are no visitor passes and no ability to reserve parking. Please ensure you park according to sign-posts and do not leave cars overnight to avoid fines. The Gold Coast airport long term parking areas are adjacent to, but separate from, the University, and require payment.

Transport: Please click on the following link to see options of how to travel to/from the Gold Coast campus by public transport.

Access: All facilities are fully wheelchair accessible.

Other information


CAUTHE Secretariat Penny Jose