COVID-19 Safe Event

The 43rd AASTN & 10th APETNA (Asian Pacific Enterostomal Therapy Nurses Association) Conference. will follow all COVID-19 guidelines and regulations set by the National and West Australian Governments to ensure the safety of all attendees.  This page will be updated as regulations change.

Attendees MUST NOT attend the conference in person if they have any of the following symptoms:

  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Sore throat
  • Fatigue
  • Shortness of breath

You must also not attend the conference if you have:

  • been asked to isolate/quarantine during this time.
  • travelled from a declared COVID-19 hotspot
  • been in contact with anyone who has been asked to isolate or has been diagnosed with COVID-19

If you are registered to attend the conference in person and are experiencing any of the above symptoms or can no longer attend the conference please email to discuss transferring your registration to online registration.

If you become unwell during the conference please notify the Conference Design staff and remove yourself from the session rooms.  The Conference Design staff will liaise with the venue staff in isolating you and seeking medical assistance.

Upon arrival at Notre Dame, attendees must use the Check In WA app to check in as required by government legislation.  Notre Dame maintains the right to refuse entry.  We also encourage all attendees to download the COVIDSafe app.

Hand sanitiser will be provided throughout the venue, however, it is your own responsibility to manage your own personal hygiene to stop the spread of germs!

Venue and Conference Design staff will be monitoring social distancing throughout the event and we appreciate your assistance in following floor markings and directions.