Australian Languages Workshop (ALW) 2016

The Australian Languages Workshop (ALW) was held at the Australian National University and Kioloa, 3–6 March 2016, with sponsorship from the ARC Centre of Excellence for the Dynamics of Language. Guest speakers included Nigel Fabb and Rob Pensalfini.

View the full program hereThe abstracts are available here.

Questions about ALW:
Questions about the Verbal Art workshop:


Registrations are now closed, however spots are still available for day attendees on Thursday and Friday. If you would like to attend on these days please let us know by emailing


Rixon’s ( have a relatively new service which may help some ALW attenders travel to and from Kioloa:

  • Departs:  Canberra Airport 4.45pm (apparently also picks up at Jolimont)
  • Arrives: Batemans Bay 6.45pm (Promenade Plaza, Orient Street, close to Innes' Boatshed fish & chips). You will need to then make your own way from this point to Kioloa.
  • Australian Government
  • The University of Queensland
  • Australian National University
  • The University of Melbourne
  • Western Sydney University

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