1st Annual Friedman Conference

The Australian Libertarian Society, in conjunction with The Australian Taxpayers' Alliance,the Institute for Public Affairs (IPA) and Mannkal Economic Education Foundation are organising the First Australian Libertarian Conference at Sydney City RSL for the   on the 6th and 7th of April. Present will be some of the best and brightest national and international speakers, and this will be a great opportunity to meet like-minded people and enjoy a fun-filled weekend of learning, friendship and friendly debate.

Special guest speaker is Dr Tom Palmer from the Atlas Network and Cato Institute in the USA.

Other guest speakers include  Prof Sinclair Davidson,  Chris Berg and Tim Wilson from the Institute of Public Affairs, Dr Eric Crampton from Cantubury University in New Zealand , Adam Creighton and  Cassandra Wilkinson from The Australian, NSW Government Whip in the Legislative Council The Hon Dr Peter Phelps MLC, National President of Family First Bob Day AOA/Prof Jason PottsDr Ben O’NeilDr Michael KeaneCr Clinton MeadJennifer Buckingham, and many more!

Click HERE for a draft conference programme

Click HERE for speaker bios

Click HERE to register

Pricing & registration

For two days of exciting speakers and good debate, and a two-course Saturday dinner at Bar Luca, the early bird price is only$100 for adults and $70 for students. Day sessions include tea/coffee, but you will need to arrange for your own lunch. The dinner will include a presentation by Tom Palmer, who is scheduled to talk about libertarianism in the Middle East and around the developing world. Prices will increase closer to the event, but for the moment, the pricing schedule is below:


Saturday sessions: $40

Sunday sessions: $40

Saturday dinner: $40

Package deal: $100


Saturday sessions: $30

Sunday sessions: $30

Saturday dinner: $30

Package deal: $70

You can register and pay either by cheque, direct debit, or online credit card payment. If you pay by cheque or direct debit, please make sure to also e-mail your details to Tim Andrews (tandrews@taxpayers.org.au) at the same time so we can record your payment and ensure you are properly registered. Also, if you think you have a good reason why you should be given a discounted price, please e-mail john.humphreys99@gmail.com and we will consider on a case by case basis.

* For online registration and payment, please visit click  HERE

* Cheques can be made payable to “Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance” and mailed to PO Box A2208, South Sydney, NSW, 1235.

* Direct debit can be sent to “Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance” (BSB 012-019, Account 1844-52668).

Hope to see you there!

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