This year's Australian Swim Schools Association (ASSA) National Conference is taking place in August at the award-wining Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre (GCCEC).  Don't miss this opportunity to network with like-minded people, develop yourself and your team and enjoy the renowned Gold Coast.

What to expect?

The ASSA National Conference 2024 is the premier event for Australian and International Swim School Owners and operators. 

Learn from World-Class Speakers

Network with Industry Leaders

Explore Vendor Exhibits and Offerings

Experience all the Gold Coast has to offer

Choose your experience 

There are two packages available for you to choose from.  Both carefully curated with the delegate in mind. To immerse yourself in the conference experience and the Gold Coast, select Conference Experience.  To attend conference sessions without the social extras, select a 3-Day Pass. Both packages including daytime catering. 


This package is for those who don't want to miss a beat. Engage in all conference sessions, cruise the Gold Coast Broadwater and dance the night away at the Awards Dinner.


  • Educators Seminar (Mon 19th)
  • Welcome Function (Mon 19th) 
  • 3 Day Conference incl. catering (Tue 20th - Thu 22nd)
  • Boat Cruise Networking (Tues 20th) **Member Exclusive with Limited Capacity**
  • ASSA National Awards of Excellence and Hall of Fame Gala (Thu 22nd)
  • ASSA Partner Expo
  • SPLASH! Pool and Spa Expo

3-Day Conference pass

This package is for those who want to embrace all the conference's educational sessions without additional networking events or activities. Whether you are an owner, manager, or educator, this package ensures you embrace all the rich content on offer. If you are a local or want to explore the city at your own pace, this package is for you.


  • Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday Conference sessions (incl. catering)
  • ASSA Partner Expo
  • SPLASH! Pool and Spa Expo


Join us for a day of learning and networking on Monday 19th August, 8:00-17:00.  Whether you are just starting out in the world of swim teaching or you are a seasoned pro, ASSA Educators Day 2024 has something for everyone! 


  • Professional Development
  • Presentations, Panels and Round Tables
  • Catering
  • ASSA Partner Expo
  • SPLASH! Pool and Spa Expo
  • Opportunities for all to share, learn and grow. 


This is for those who can only join the event for one day or have an interest in a specific presenter or topic.  A single day pass includes all conference sessions on that day, catering and partner expo.


  • All conference sessions
  • Catering
  • Partner Expo

                     Secure Your Conference Experience

Australian Swim Schools Association

PO Box 552, Miami
QLD 4220 Australia


P: (+61) 418 962156

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands and waters of the Gold Coast, the Yugambeh people, and pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging. It is with gratitude and respect that we host the ASSA National Conference 2024 on Yugambeh Country.