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That's a wrap on ESA 2023!

Thank you to everyone who made ESA 2023 a very special week. 

 We look forward to seeing you in MELBOURNE for ESA 2024!

ESA 2023

3–7 July 2023, Darwin, Northern Territory

Please join us in Darwin for ESA 2023 and experience the Larrakia season of Dinidjanggama, our ‘heavy dew’ time. This is the time of perfect weather – warm days with clear blue skies, balmy evenings and cool nights. Many plants are starting to flower, including the regionally dominant Maminyjuma (Darwin woolybutt, Eucalyptus miniata) and Manigurrma (Darwin stringybark, E. tetrodonta). Native bees are busy collecting nectar to make Dadbinggwa (sugar bag). Dambilinggwa (water lilies) are blooming and Gakingga (Magpie geese) are feeding their young as the floodplains start drying out. It is a time of great promise for the future. I look forward to welcoming you to our special place during this special time.

Dr Aunty Bilawara Lee, CDU Larrakia Academic in Residence

Key Dates

Call for Symposia – Opens 10 November 2022 / Closes 3 February 2023

Call for Abstracts – Opens 10 February 2023 / Closes 31 March 2023 (EXTENDED TO 7 APRIL)

Earlybird registrations close May 2023

About ESA 2023

The conference of the Ecological Society of Australia will be held in Darwin, NT from 3 to the 7 July 2023. ESA 2023 will be an in-person conference but a limited number of online options will be offered, including live-streamed plenaries, some live-streamed symposia and some of the presentations being made available online after the conference.