The Australian Numismatic Society
ANS 2023 COFFS HARBOUR CONFERENCE
10th & 11th June 2023
The Conference is on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th June in the usual
Sanctuary Resort, 250 Pacific
Highway, Coffs Harbour. Tel 02 6650
Venue: Sanctuary Resort Motor
Inn, 250 Pacific Highway (South, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450, Australia
Phone (02) 6650 5111; Email: email@example.com; Web:
Quoted Prices: Queen $155 per
night (1-2 people), King $155 per night (1-2 people), 1Q 1S $180 per
night (2 people), 1Q 2S $200 per night (3 people). Check-in 2.00pm,
Booking: Please make your own
booking direct with the Resort by phone. The above prices are not
available if made via third party booking sites like booking.com,
Bookings must be made by 6th March
2023 to receive these prices.
Cancellation: Free cancellation
for High Peak Season/Major Sport Events: 28 days before arrival. No
refund if any cancellation within 28 days, with flexibility for 3-month
rescheduling (subject to room availability of new booking date and
price difference might be applied based on the new booking date room
Conference Costs: Registration fee of
$110 per person includes the menus detailed below. Please note
that Sanctuary Resort has offered an A La Carte menu for the Saturday
night dinner and this has been accepted and will be at Attendees cost
and is not included in the registration fee. The current A La
Carte menu is available on the website.
Conference Payments: All
registration fees are to be paid in advance to the ANS Queensland
Branch (the organiser of this conference) by 30th April 2023 or before
to enable finalisation of catering arrangements. The Queensland
Branch bank account details are:
Suncorp Bank: BSB: 484 799; Account name: ANS Queensland Branch;
Account Number: 081469025.
Please ensure you provide your surname
as the reference with your payment. In addition, contact both Gerry Doyle and Phil Benjamin
with the deposit details at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Times & Notices: Friday afternoon/evening – set-up/check
conference room and informal get-together at 6.00pm in the Tree-house
Restaurant and Bar adjacent to the motel reception. Further details to come.
Saturday – 8.30am registration
and issue of conference name badges, etc with set-up of displays.
9.00am – 9.15am Welcome address by ANS Patron. 6.00pm – gather for
conference dinner and awards presentation in the Tree-house
Sunday – 8.30am ANS Council Joint
Meeting by Sydney and Branch Council Members.
9.00am resume conference. 4.30pm Conference close by ANS President.
Half an hour will be taken for morning and afternoon teas, Saturday
lunch will be one hour, Sunday lunch will be one and a half
hours. There will be no Sunday afternoon tea. As usual we hope to
have a post conference meal at the Coffs Harbor RSL on Sunday night.
Catering: If you have
special dietary requirements, please contact Sanctuary Resort direct.
Food & Beverage Saturday -
Morning tea – lunch – and afternoon tea – coffee, tea and biscuits.
Saturday night dinner in Tree-house
Restaurant – A La Carte menu.
Food & Beverage Sunday –
Morning tea, Lunch.
Breakfast: Available at
separate cost of $25 per person full hot & cold buffet.
Continental Breakfast in your room $10
Papers and Presentations:
Speakers at the conference are requested to provide a title and brief
200 word abstract by 1 May 2023. Those wishing to use the
available projector, images can only be displayed in a series of jpeg
or tiff format files from a USB drive. Those wishing to use a MS
PowerPoint presentation, please use a USB drive. As per previous
conferences, please confine your address to 20 minutes, which will
allow for 5 minutes question time and change-over and introduction
John Kennedy - Ireland's decimal coinage, before the Euro, 1969-2000
David Mee - From medieval to modern: The 20 years either side of 1500AD
Judith Mee - Talk TBA
Ross Pratley - Talk TBA
Rod Sell - The effect of the 2019 Election, on Australian Banknotes.
Ian Sizeland - Talk TBA