||Further information about many of the restaurants listed below may be found on the adelaidefood.on.net site.
Details of pre and post conference tours are also available.
Check it out!
Please indicate on the registration form if you wish to attend any of the functions listed below.
CONFERENCE SOCIAL FUNCTIONS
Fringe Dinner - Saturday 24 October
T Chow Chinese Restaurant, Chinatown, 48 Moonta Street
Opening Ceremony and Welcome Reception - Sunday 25 October
Adelaide Convention Centre 4:45 - 8:00pm
Delegates must be seated by 4:45pm
First Timers Breakfast - Tuesday 27 October
Adelaide Convention Centre 7:30 - 8:45am
Take this opportunity to meet other first timers at this get together. Members of the South Australian Branch will be there to answer any questions relating to the Conference or to ALIA.
University of Adelaide Library drinks reception - Tuesday 27 October
Barr Smith Library Reading Room, University of Adelaide 6:30 - 7:30pm
Chew it over with a speaker! - Tuesday 27 October
As no Conference dinner will be held, we have organised instead an eclectic mosaic of culinary experiences.
Ten restaurants have been booked and speakers have been invited to attend the dinners. There will be no format speeches, but you will have the opportunity to meet a speaker and informally discuss issues of interest. Delegates and speakers will mingle informally. Places are limited. Price is for dinner only, buy your own drinks. To book your place at one of these dinners, please refer to the registration form.
Dinners commence 7:30pm
Guest: Michael Gorman at Ayres House, 288 North Terrace $50
Guest: John Shipp at Jolley's Boathouse, Jolley's Landing $50
Guest: Jillian Dellit at Brasserie Irodori, 291 Rundle Street $30
Guest: Liz Ho at Red Ochre Grill, Ebenezer Place $40
Guest: Mairéad Browne at Botanic Café, 4 East Terrace $40
Guest: Frances Slack at Alphutte, 242 Pulteney Street $40
Guest: Nathan Kwasam at House of Chow, 82 Hutt Street $30
Guest: Craig Anderson at Fontana di Trevi, 125 Pirie Street $30
Guest: Tjempaka Sari at Caons, Leigh Street $40
Guest: Kay Poustie at Jasmin Indian, 31 Hindmarsh Square $30
Closing Reception - Wednesday 28 October
Adelaide Convention Centre 4:00 - 5:30pm
A last opportunity to sample South Australia's excellent food and wine. Reflect on the Conference with delegates and speakers before your journey home.
SECTION SOCIAL FUNCTIONS
The following social functions are being organised by ALIA Sections and Special Interest Groups. Refer to the registration form if you wish to book a place at any of these functions. When dinner costs are shown, this does not include drinks.
Sunday 25 October
SF1 Local Studies Breakfast and Walk
Meet at: Victoria Square tram stop
SF2 Rural SIG Pre-conference Drinks
Venue: TG's Coffee Lounge, Stamford Plaza Hotel, North Terrace
Monday 26 October
SF3 University, College and Research Libraries Section Cocktail Party
Adelaide is known and valued as a compact accessible city with a strong arts culture and The Jam Factory, Contemporary Craft & Design Inc., at 19 Morphett Street, provides a gallery for it's ongoing artistic expression. As Australia's unique, integrated organization for the design, production, display and sale of work by leading and emerging Australian craft designer-makers you will be provided with an opportunity to view and purchase at one of Adelaide's drawcards. And all this, just a hop and a jump from the conference venue!
Academics online: a nationwide quantitative study of Australian academic use of the internet (due out October 1998) / edited by Peter Clayton (editor of AARL, UCRLS's journal) will be launched at the event by Ray Choate, University Librarian, University of Adelaide.
SF4 Library Technicians Dinner
Venue: Chesser Cellars, 29 Chesser Street
SF5 Healthy/Specials Dinner
Venue: Red Ochre Grill, Ebenezer Place (off Rundle Street East)
SF6 Acquisitions Section Dinner
Guest speaker Donald Schewe speaking on acquisitions and presidential libraries
Venue: Gekkos Restaurant, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide
Tuesday 26 October
SF7 One-Person Libraries Breakfast
Venue: Adelaide Convention Centre, Glasserie
This information was last updated on 2 July 1998