2016 SCM – 26 – 27 May 2016

The 2016 Council of Australian Postgraduate Associations (CAPA) Special Council Meeting (SCM) will be held from Thursday 26th to Friday 27th May at the Victoria University, City Flinders Campus, Melbourne.

Affiliate organisations are invited to make submissions to agenda items – see the Draft Agenda by 18 May 2016 for the SCM.

If submitting items for the agenda please include a description and supporting information for that item.

Please send submissions to the General Secretary at

Draft Special Council Meeting (SCM) schedule

Day 1 – 26th May Day 2 – 27th May
Start: 9:30am Start: 10:00am
Finish: 5:00pm Finish 5:00pm
Delegates are invited to join CAPA office bearers for dinner at their own cost.
Venue TBC.

Directions from the airport

Take the Sky Bus to Southern Cross Station then catch a tram up either Bourke or Collins Street.  Alight at Elizabeth Street and then it is a short walk.

Key Dates

  • 18 May 2016 – Agenda submissions due
  • 19 May 2016 –  Agenda circulated
  • 18 May 2016 – Registration closes
  • 23 May 2016 – Proxies due for organisations not attending
  • 18 May 2015 – Delegate credentialing forms due
  • 26 May 2016 – SCM begins @ 9.30am

Forms and Documents


Delegates will be required to book their own accomodation.  CAPA officers will be staying at either the IBIS Budget on Elizabeth Street or the Greenhouse Backpacker on Flinders Lane

Questions and Support

Contact Tamara Russell for any questions or inquiries.