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Working Hours, Shifts and Fatigue Conference

5 August 2022

Want to know about the impacts of shift work and what you can do to reduce the effects of fatigue?

Want information on rostering for nurses and midwives to minimise fatigue and maximise health and safety for staff and patients?

Back by popular demand the Working Hours, Shifts & Fatigue Conference is a full-day event presented by the ANMF (Vic Branch) on Friday 5 August 2022.

Complete agenda now available

Find out how working hours, shifts and fatigue affect the health and safety of nurses, midwives, carers and patients in this integral one-day conference.

We've united some of Australia's top fatigue specialists to give you the facts on healthy management of shift work and fatigue. You will leave this conference with practical strategies for reducing the impact of shift work and fatigue.

This conference is aimed at nurses, midwives, carers and healthcare professionals across all levels.

The Working Hours, Shifts & Fatigue Conference attracts up to six hours of CPD, as required by the NMBA for registration renewal.

Early Bird Tickets are on sale now until Friday 22 July 2022. Receive $30 off the original price of tickets until close of business on 22 July 2022.

Please note: due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, changes may take place to the format of the conference. ANMF may be required to alter or change conference plans at short notice – which could mean either a reduced or limited physical conference, or a digital conference – depending on Government advice leading up to your conference. Registration options may alter based on any changes, with options communicated directly to registered attendees.

Proof of vaccination must be provided prior to entering the venue for all face-to-face events, at this time. Please contact the events team via events@anmfvic.asn.au with any concerns or for further information.

Thank you to our sponsors!

We could not run our events without the support of our conference sponsors and thank them for their involvement:

Gold sponsor - HESTA

Silver sponsor - Aware Super

Bronze sponsor - Nurses Midwives Health


Refund policy:

By registering for this conference, you are agreeing to the ANMF (Vic Branch) refund policy:

(a) 10% administrative fee levied on all participants who cancel

(b) 14 days or more notification - full refund (i.e. 90%)

(c) seven days or more notification - 70% refund

(d) less than seven days notification - 25% refund


Yes, this conference is catered. Please ensure you list your dietary requirement/s on your registration form so we can endeavour as much as reasonably practicable to cater for the requirement.

Public transport:

Melbourne Central railway station is a short walk or tram ride to 535 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne VIC 3000. Tram Routes 19, 57 and 59 travels along Elizabeth Street and the trams all stop outside Queen Victoria Market.


There is two hour paid street parking located on Elizabeth Street and at the rear of the venue on O’Connell Street. Additional secure paid all-day parking located can be at the Queen Victoria Market. This car park is open seven days a week, between 5am - 7pm, and is accessible via Franklin or Queen Streets.

Questions?Contact the ANMF (Vic Branch) Events department via events@anmfvic.asn.au or call us via (03) 9275 9333.

ANMF (Vic Branch) location map of 535 Elizabeth Street