Australasian Radiation protection society 2023 conference

Sea World Resort Conference Centre | Gold Coast Queensland | 29 October - 2 November 2023

Australasian Radiation protection society 2023 conference

Sea Word Resort Conference Centre
Gold Coast Queensland
29 October - 2 November 2023

Conference Dinner Sponsor

Tellus Holdings Ltd is an innovative Australian environmental services company established in 2009 to provide the safest place for Australia’s hazardous waste.
Its Sandy Ridge geological repository, 240km northwest of Kalgoorlie WA, is Australia’s first commercially licenced disposal facility for low level radioactive waste (LLW).
Thanks to Tellus’ commercially viable domestic solution, there is now no need to export LLW.
In partnership with PACTEC, as Australian distributor for IP1 & IP2 flexible packaging used globally for LLW demolition and remediation projects, Tellus helps customers with fully integrated, end to end solutions, covering project management, packaging, transport and disposal.

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ANSTO leverages great science to deliver big outcomes. We partner with scientists and engineers and apply new technologies to provide real-world benefits. Our work improves human health, saves lives, builds our industries and protects the environment.
ANSTO is recognised as a leader in radiation safety, protection, detection and management. Combining our scientific expertise with more than $1.3 billion in unique operational assets puts us at the forefront of innovation in radioactive management solutions. Connect with our experts today.

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Radtronics specialises in ionising radiation instrumentation for research, nuclear medicine, homeland security, military, and industry. We are proud of our reputation as a leading Australian radiation solution distributor and we improve our services based on feedback from our customers.
Radtronics is the exclusive Australian Distributor for reputable global manufacturers Mirion Technologies and Rotem Industries for radiation instrumentation solutions. Our company offers a broad range of equipment, systems, support & local maintenance programs, including calibration services.

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AdvanCell is an Australian clinical stage radiopharmaceutical company that is developing treatment options that can significantly improve survival and quality of life.
AdvanCell’s platform technology enables a revolutionary cancer treatment called Targeted Alpha Therapy. AdvanCell’s proprietary ²¹²Pb production capability allows us to produce an unmatched supply of alpha isotopes, to accelerate clinical development and delivery of alpha radioligand therapies.

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BHP is among the world’s top producers of commodities, including iron ore, copper, nickel, and metallurgical coal. We have a simple and diverse portfolio of global tier one assets that are high quality, with low-cost options for future growth, development potential and value creation.
Located 560 kilometres north of Adelaide, South Australia, Olympic Dam is one of the world’s most significant deposits of copper, gold, silver and uranium. BHP took ownership of mine in 2005. Olympic Dam comprises underground and surface operations, and is a fully integrated processing facility from ore to metal.
Ore mined underground is hauled by an automated train system to crushing, storage and ore hoisting facilities or trucked directly to the surface.

Keynote Speaker Sponsor

Be Laser Safe.
If you manage, supervise, or operate laser-based equipment, then you need to understand the principles of laser safety practice that meet Australian and International standards. Join edVirtus and Opticum to obtain an appropriate certification on one of our three professional education short courses: Laser Safety Officer, Laser Safety Supervisor, and Laser Safety Operator.
Visit for course outlines, dates and venues around Australia or virtually, or visit for our consulting services.

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The Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency (ARPANSA) is the Australian Government’s primary authority on radiation protection and nuclear safety.
ARPANSA regulates Commonwealth entities that use or produce radiation, undertakes research, provides services, and promotes national uniformity and international best practice across all jurisdictions.
We protect Australian people and the environment from the harmful effects of radiation.

Concurrent Session Sponsor

The Australian Radioactive Waste Agency (ARWA) is the dedicated agency with responsibility for the safe and secure management of Australia’s radioactive waste for the protection of people and the environment.
Australia’s radioactive waste is generated from the production of nuclear medicines, industrial application and scientific research.
In line with international best practice and commitments, Australia needs permanent disposal pathways for the low and intermediate level radioactive waste currently stored in over 100 locations around the country.
ARWA has responsibility for developing these pathways with the highest regulatory and safety standards, providing advice to government and waste owners, and facilitating engagement with industry and the broader Australian community on radioactive waste.

WiFi Sponsor

Radiation Saunders supplies instruments used in nuclear science, medical, industrial, mining, environmental, defence and educational markets for detecting, measuring and monitoring ionising radiation.
The company’s focus is on prompt service and ensuring client’s needs are met with the most appropriate instruments.

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For over 25 years, McKavanagh Engineering Services Pty Ltd has worked in the field of Industrial Radiation Safety.We focus on assisting our valued clients to ensure they meet their regulatory obligations in Queensland and Papua New Guinea
Our clients include major mining & manufacturing companies such as Rio Tinto, BHP, BMA, Glencore, Newcrest, Anglo American, Orica Australia, Lionco, Asahi Beverages & James Hardie Australia.
Our many services include, consulting, specialised training, sealed source supply & disposal, site auditing, class 7 transport, installation, commissioning & repair of fixed gauges – on site calibration and services.

We love what we do, and it shows in our unwavering commitment to our clients. 

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  1. to be a non-partisan, non-political, informal group of radiation safety users and related professionals;
  2. provide a forum for sharing and comparison of radiation safety-related information and methods for mutual benefit;
  3. Encourage improvement of understanding of the radiation safety industry;
  4. To be a consultative and lobby group for/to regulatory organisations.