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Australian Tunnelling Conference

The Australian Tunnelling Conference provides an excellent forum for tunnelling engineers and industry experts to share best practice in tunnelling design, construction and maintenance.

11 – 12 May 2022 | Aerial UTS Function Centre, Sydney + Virtually delivered

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Early Bird Rate expires 31 March 2022


In an era of unprecedented high level of industrial activities within Australasia, as well as the strong pipeline of upcoming projects we are pleased to announce that the 17th Australian Tunnelling Conference will be held on 11 – 12 May 2022 at the Aerial UTS Function Centre in Sydney.

With a comprehensive, two-day agenda, the Conference will overview current and future tunnelling projects, discuss the latest industry developments and hear from those at the forefront of the most recent Australasian and global tunnelling projects.

This leading industry gathering will bring together tunnelling leaders, engineers, and industry experts to share best practice ideas in tunnelling design, construction, safety, and maintenance.

Topics to be addressed include:

  • Industry outlook & future-proofing
  • Updates and case studies on current and future projects – Australia & International
  • Project financing, contracting and tunnel commissioning
  • Geotechnical investigations, excavation and TBM management
  • Standards in tunnel construction including improvements in Fire, safety and ventilation
  • Design and planning & innovative construction
  • Environmental Assessment, Stakeholder Engagement, and Community Impact
  • Latest technology showcase
  • Overcoming challenges – workforce resourcing and training


Howard Smith

Chief Operating Officer, Crossrail UK

Andy Thompson

Senior Vice President, Tunnels Practice Design Manager, Mott MacDonald

Mark Trim

Principal, Tunnelling Practice Lead, McMillen Jacobs Associates, Sydney

Nick Longley

Partner, HFW Australia

Cr Ryan Murphy

Chair, Public & Active Transport Committee, Brisbane City Council

Martin Rauer

Regional Manager, China Railway Engineering Equipment (Australia) Pty Ltd




Packages Price
Package(Two Days)$2895$2595+GST Early Bird Rate Early Bird Rate
Virtual Pass$2100+GST

Early Bird Rate expires 31 March 2022

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The COVID-19 situation is changing daily, and we want you to feel confident about booking onto our events.

  • If you cannot travel due to restrictions, we can provide a credit of your registration fee towards a future Informa conference or a refund will be available up to 5 working days before the event.
    Alternatively, if the event is being delivered virtually, you may move your registration to a virtual pass and invite a colleague to join the virtual event experience.
  • If Informa Connect reschedules the event, we will roll over your booking to the new dates.

Sponsorship & Exhibition Opportunities

The 17th Australian Tunnelling Conference, brings together key industry leaders from across Australia and Internationally.

There are many opportunities for networking including social events such as networking drinks, lunches and refreshment breaks making this not just a conference… but an all encompassing industry “experience”.

Event sponsorship or exhibiting will allow your organisation to:

  • Build relationships with potential and existing clients
  • Generate leads from a high-level, targeted audience
  • Close sales in a more personal manner than via phone
  • Demonstrate your product in person
  • Network with the industry
  • Build brand awareness

Please note that this event will incorporate a digital attendance component to enable speakers and attendees who are not permitted to travel the opportunity to attend still virtually.

To see what is on offer please contact:

Megan Rogulski
Sponsorship Manager
T: 02 9080 4334

when & where

11 - 12 May 2022

Aerial UTS Function Centre + Virtually delivered
UTS Building 10, Level 7, 235 Jones Street
Ultimo, NSW 2007
Tel: 02 9514 1632


Still have a question?

Alexandra Bennet
Senior Conference Manager
+61 2 9080 4315

Megan Rogulski
Sponsorship Manager
+61 2 9080 4334

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